The Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy at the University of MichiganThe Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy at the University of Michigan

Ford School student, alum publish article in UC-Berkeley policy journal

Tuesday, September 21, 2010

An article by MPP student Britni Must and alum Kathleen Ludewig (MPP '10) was published in Policy Matters, a journal produced by the Goldman School of Public Policy at the University of California, Berkeley. The article, "Mobile Money: Cell Phone Banking in Developing Countries," discusses the role of mobile phones as a "transformative tool" in developing countries. Must and Ludewig contend that mobile phones can help increase savings rates, create jobs, and increase access to microfinance institutions.

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