Essays about: "financial inclusion"

Showing result 6 - 10 of 73 essays containing the words financial inclusion.

  1. 6. Mobile Money and Financial Inclusion: A case study on Myanmar

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Anne Lobke Grootenhuis; [2019]
    Keywords : mobile money; mobile financial services; financial inclusion; financial exclusion; sustainable development; innovation; Myanmar; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Worldwide, 1.7 billion individuals lack access to formal financial services. Yet, one billion of the financially excluded individuals have a mobile phone. Mobile money services take great benefit of this and are found a success in enabling financial inclusion on the African continent. READ MORE

  2. 7. GSM Based Technology as a Tool to Reach Higher Financial Inclusion in Rural Areas : The Digitising of Savings Groups

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS); KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Jeanna Peebo; Alexandra Kosovic; [2019]
    Keywords : USSD; Savings Groups; Xitique; Financial inclusion; Women empowerment; M-pesa;

    Abstract : Digital aid to increase financial inclusion in developing countries is an increasing area of interest growing together with the global expansion of mobile phone penetration. This paper analyzes technical, social and financial aspects of the possibility of digitizing Xitique, a local community-based microfinance model in rural Mozambique. READ MORE

  3. 8. How did the introduction of a mobile money tax in Kenya influence the usage of mobile money?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Jonas Fehling; [2019]
    Keywords : mobile money; Kenya; taxation; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The global spread of mobile phones provides developing countries with new opportunities to spark economic growth and to improve the quality of life of their people. One specific service that emerged in this context is mobile money. Widely recognized as the most successful example is the service M-PESA in Kenya. READ MORE

  4. 9. ROI Calculation on Online Controlled Experiment

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Matematisk statistik

    Author : Richard Wang; [2019]
    Keywords : A B testing; Online Controlled Experiments; Return on Investment; ROI; Mathematics and Statistics;

    Abstract : As online services such as e-commerce and mobile applications keeps growing, the need of optimizing the user experience does as well. By conducting Online Controlled Experiments, companies can get an insight to which features, design choices and implementations that users enjoy the most. READ MORE

  5. 10. The effect of mobile money on savings behaviors of the financially excluded

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Jackline Mwende Skogqvist; [2019]
    Keywords : mobile money; savings; financial inclusion; formal financial institutions; financially excluded;

    Abstract : This study investigates whether the use of mobile money affects the savings patterns of individuals that are vulnerable to financial exclusion, that is, the low-income earners, low-educated, women and rural habitants. Studying the case of Kenya, this study uses data from the 2016 FinAccess Household Survey (N=8,665) that was designed to track and measure the drivers, growth and impact of mobile money use in Kenya. READ MORE