Essays about: "financial inclusion"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 94 essays containing the words financial inclusion.

  1. 1. Narrowing the Financing Gap in Resource-Constrained Environments

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Fabian Dahlgren; Sean Taylor; Caroline Andersson; [2021]
    Keywords : Entrepreneurship; crowdfunding platforms; financing gap; financial inclusion; SMEs; donations-based crowdfunding; debt-based crowdfunding; rewards-based crowdfunding.; Business and Economics;

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  2. 2. A Leap of Faith and Luck. An empirical investigation how the financial inclusion and coping strategies of Kosovo’s SMEs are scaling up the local development

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi; Lunds universitet/LUMID International Master programme in applied International Development and Management

    Author : Gresa Berisha; [2021]
    Keywords : SMEs; Financial Inclusion; Financial Access; Impact; Local Development; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : SMEs represent the majority of business activity among almost all economies. However, the financial market rarely meets them with appropriate financial products. This study investigates and provides empirical evidence on SMEs' financial inclusion in Kosovo and its impact on the community they operate. READ MORE

  3. 3. Will mobile phone use facilitate women’s empowerment? : A quantitative study of women in Bangladesh

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Ashim Nandi; [2021]
    Keywords : Mobile phone use; women’s empowerment; patriarchy; social media; Bangladesh;

    Abstract : Despite a steady economic and social development in Bangladesh, women are in an underprivileged situation in many ways. In this context, this thesis aims to explore the impact of mobile phone use on women’s empowerment in Bangladesh. READ MORE

  4. 4. FIDUCIARY DUTY AND ESG CONSIDERATIONS – ARE THEY COMPATIBLE? A case study on institutional investors and their commitment to the Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Jenny Asplund; William Samadzadehaghdam; [2020-07-01]
    Keywords : SRI; Fiduciary duty; ESG; Institutional investors; Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance; Shareholder engagement;

    Abstract : MSc in Accounting and Financial Management.... READ MORE

  5. 5. Bridging the Gap between Formal and Informal Finance

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Heidi Uitto; [2020]
    Keywords : financial inclusion; propensity to save; informal finance; development; gender; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Financial inclusion, defined as access and usage of formal financial services, has several positive micro and macro-level socio-economic implications. Due to decades of vigorous policies aiming at lowering barriers to formal finance, 80 percent of Indians now own a bank account. However, there is a significant gap between account take up and usage. READ MORE