Session 4: Financial deepening and inclusive growth

 

Session 4: Financial deepening and inclusive growth


Many countries are working towards enhancing financial sector regulation, which may come at the expense of reducing financial intermediation to riskier and underserved segments of the economy (start-up businesses and lower-income individuals). What are the most cost-effective policy instruments to promote financial deepening and more inclusive growth while preserving financial stability?

Speaker: Ross Levine (Brown University) powerpoint

Discussants: Christian de Boissieu (Chairman, Council of Economic Analysis, Paris Chamber of Commerce and Industry) and Asli Demirguc-Kunt (Chief Economist, FPD, The World Bank) powerpoint

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