Outlining global statistics on access to bank accounts, including gender disparities.
University of Essex
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.