financial inclusion

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A Decision Tree for Digital Financial Inclusion
July 27, 2021
Digital financial services can help alleviate poverty and catalyze economic development. But suppose you are in a country where many people are not using these services. There are many possible causes. Which are most significant? How can you find the root of the problem? Policymakers now have a new ...
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Bitcoin Mining is Bad for the World: The Limited Options for Addressing the Problem
April 12, 2021
Bitcoin has failed to live up to the hype that it would democratize finance by enabling cheap, instantaneous, and secure payments that could be conducted without having to rely on stodgy old financial institutions like banks and credit card companies. And the Bitcoin network’s spiraling energy needs...
Conferencia Bancos Sólidos para la Recuperación Económica
October 13, 2020
Liliana Rojas-Suarez joins AHIBA Honduras for a Solid Banks for Economic Recovery conference.
Financial fragility in Latin America: Caused or exacerbated by COVID-19?
September 30, 2020
Liliana Rojas-Suarez joins FLAR's annual conference to discuss how the COVID-19 economic crisis is exacerbating economic fragility in Latin America.
Sound Banks for Healthy Economies: Challenges for Policymakers in Latin America and the Caribbean in Times of Coronavirus
September 16, 2020
The purpose of this report is twofold: to identify and discuss a set of challenges, and to develop key recommendations. The overarching goal is to provide support to policymakers in the region who may face difficult decisions to ensure that banks play a constructive role and support families and fir...
Closing Gender Pay Gaps
September 16, 2020
We convened a virtual roundtable to discuss how public and private sector actors can better understand and work together to narrow gender gaps in pay. To operationalize recommendations raised during the discussion, here we present 6 actions for governments that draw on principles of openness an...
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We Need All Hands On Deck to Close Gender Pay Gaps
September 16, 2020
September 18 marks the world’s first International Equal Pay Day. To that end, CGD and colleagues have prepared a joint policy memo that identifies roles for government and the private sector in closing gender pay gaps. Explore the recs >>