B. Empirical Strategy
C. Data Sources
Empirical Results and Discussion
A. Baseline Results
B. Economic Mechanisms
C. Fintech Interaction with Firm Characteristics
D. Weak Institution Reduces Benefits of Fintech
1. Landscape of Fintech Across Countries
2. Employment Rate by Gender
1. Summary Statistics
2. Fintech Development and Female Employment
3. Economic Mechanisms Underlying the Effect of Fintech Development
4. Fintech and Firm
have constrained access to and usage of fintech to improve gender equality. We proposed pathways to develop enabling infrastructure and improve institutional environment to build a more inclusive fintech ecosystem.
Source: Bank for International Settlements.
Note: The figures represent the percentage of surveyed individuals who use fintech for specific services.
The rest of the paper is organized as follows. Section 2 describes our methodology and data. Section 3 presents empirical results and