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Universal Basic Income: Short-Term Results From a Long-Term Experiment in Kenya

This study examines the the consequences of universal basic income in the context of a unique field experiment in rural Kenya.


Mobile Money, Interoperability, and Financial Inclusion

This paper investigates the role of competition on the behavior of mobile money companies and its corresponding effects on financial inclusion.


Consumer Protection for Financial Inclusion in Low and Middle Income Countries

Bridging regulator and academic perspectives


Research and Impacts of Digital Financial Services

Paving the way towards a new generation of products, policies, and strategies for financial services

Self-Selection into Credit Markets: Evidence from Agriculture in Mali

Evaluating the effects of capital constraints on farmers in Mali

Financial Education and Access to Savings Accounts: Complements or Substitutes? Evidence from Ugandan Youth Clubs

Assessing the relationship between financial education and access to savings accounts

Estimating the Impact of Microcredit on Those Who Take It Up: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment in Morocco

How has the introduction of microcredit impacted households in rural areas of Morocco?

Payments Infrastructure and the Performance of Public Programs: Evidence from Biometric Smartcards in India

Assessing the impact of using biometric smartcards on welfare programs

A Personal Touch: Text Messaging for Loan Repayment

Do text message reminders induce timelier loan repayment?
Case Study

Mobile Money: The Economics of M-PESA

Facilitating financial transactions through mobile phones