Access to Finance: Why Aren’t Women Leaning In?

Morsy, H. (2020). Access to Finance: Why Aren't Women Leaning In? Finance & Development, 57(1), 52-53.

2 Pages Posted: 11 Jun 2020

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Hanan Morsy

The African Development Bank; Economic Research Forum (EFR)

Date Written: March 1, 2020

Abstract

Women are self-selecting out of the African credit market.

Keywords: Access to finance, credit market, gender gap, Gender Inequality, Perception of Creditworthiness, Discrimination, Imperfect Information, Africa

JEL Classification: D01, D22, D8, G4, G2

Suggested Citation

Morsy, Hanan, Access to Finance: Why Aren’t Women Leaning In? (March 1, 2020). Morsy, H. (2020). Access to Finance: Why Aren't Women Leaning In? Finance & Development, 57(1), 52-53., Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3602518

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