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IMF Conference: Financial inclusion and its macroeconomic impacts

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On April 11, experts on financial inclusion gathered and discussed how the financial inclusion of most people are "macro-relevant." Panelists discussed the direction in which related regulations may be altered to promote the financial inclusion of more people, especially marginalized groups, and the effects of financial inclusion, in that not only does it help the poor access the financial system to be further included in society, but also has benefits on the economy at the national and global level.

See webcasts of Financial Inclusion: Macroeconomic and Regulatory Challenges
Session 1 (1:31:31): http://www.imf.org/external/mmedia/view.aspx?vid=4844114765001
Session 2 (1:32:56): http://www.imf.org/external/mmedia/view.aspx?vid=4844212574001

Read blog post by the Center for Global Development: http://www.cgdev.org/blog/cgd-and-imf-join-forces-discuss-financial-incl...

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