CPP Delhi Conference

2018-08-23 — 2018-08-25
CPP Delhi Conference on Inclusion and Exclusion

On 24 August, 2018, members of the project team organised a panel on financial inclusion within the CPP Delhi conference on the wider theme of ‘inclusion and exclusion: policy and practice’.

The panel included talks on the subjects of:

  • Financial Inclusion In India: Supply Side Incentives, Demand Side Barriers, Social Security and Credit Policy Effectiveness
  • What you do know is good for you: Information transmission and credit uptake among households in India
  • The Costs of Cash Transfers

Please refer to the conference brochure for more information.

Thankom Arun
Principal Investigator

Professor Thankom Arun is a Professor of Global Development and Accountability at the University of Essex. He is also a Professor Extraordinaire at the Stellenbosch Business School, South Africa and chair of an academic steering group on Financial Inclusion in the International Cooperative and Mutual Insurance Federation (ICMIF). Over the years, his research agenda has developed a theoretical and policy oriented approach for the interrelationship between finance and development in an interdisciplinary framework.