Global Microscope 2016: Analysis of the environment for financial inclusion

Global Microscope 2016: Analysis of the environment for financial inclusion


The potential benefits of financial inclusion are important: for individuals and small entrepreneurs.

Together with their families, it can be a support to get out of poverty; Women can take advantage of economic opportunities, promoting gender equality in all societies, and ways to launder money can be reduced. The benefits will surely spread, as more people gain greater access to a range of financial tools.

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Academic literature Financial control Financial health Financial situation


Leo Abruzzese

Sergio Navajas

Virginia Moore

Evelyn Stark

Interim Head and Financial Health leader, MetLife Foundation

Elisabeth Rhyne

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Regulators, policymakers, Public Authorities




The Economist
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