Gender and Financial Misconduct: A Field Experiment on Mobile Money

Categories : Customer and Users of Digital Payments, Gender


Author: Cleo Turner

The findings of this study on SSRN raise important issues at the intersection of economics and culture, and indicate that preexisting social distance (particularly unequal gender empowerment and gendered beliefs) can incentivize undesirable market outcomes and may be an important source of local financial market frictions.