Study: “Can Savings Accounts Save Lives? Financial Products for Improving Sexual and Reproductive Health”
PI(s): Jones, Kelly & Gong, Erick
Affiliation(s): IFPRI; Middlebury
Institutional Patner(s): IIE/Hewlett Alumni Research Grant
Geographic Location(s): Kenya
The goal of this project is to see if providing women with financial independence in the form of mobile phone savings accounts can help them better manage risk in their daily lives.
Dizon, Felipe, Gong, Erick & Jones, Kelly. (2015). Mental Accounting and Mobile Banking: Can labeling an M-PESA account increase savings?.