Evidence of digital financial services impacting women’s economic empowerment

This report develops a conceptual framework to explore the causal mechanisms linking women’s economic empowerment and digital financial services, reviews the empirical evidence for each of these mechanisms, identifies challenges observed in interpreting the evidence, and highlights a set of priority questions to explore.

  • Date: 01/11/2020
  • Sector: Any
  • Topics: Digital technology, Gender equality, Inclusive finance
  • Regions: Global
  • Resource type: Publications
  • Institutions: BRAC Institute of Governance and Development