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Soumya Kapoor Mehta is a development economist with extensive experience of working in the World Bank and as a consultant to the Bank, UN agencies and INGOs. She is the author of several publications including the World Bank's global study on Moving out of Poverty and the recently released Basic Income: A Transformative Policy for India.
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Women comprise a very small proportion of the financial industry workforce, and this has implications on the way female clients use and benefit from financial services. This article discusses if the f...
Policy initiatives of JAM (Jan Dhan Yojana, Aadhaar, Mobile numbers) trinity and direct benefit transfer focus on unclogging the supply of benefits under welfare schemes by reducing payment leakages....