Richard Wright is Curators’ Professor of Criminology and Criminal Justice at the University of Missouri-St.Louis Recently, our research team – made up of criminologists and economists – released a study that we believe helps to explain the great American crime drop, which began in the 1990s and has continued to this day. Years of interviewing …
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It’s always extremely rewarding to receive external endorsement of the great work MasterCard is doing in collaboration with governments and our financial partners to extend financial inclusion. The results of the FinScope South Africa 2013 survey, which were released by the FinMark Trust in Johannesburg, are especially worth celebrating: 75% of South Africans are now …
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Survey says South African banked population has grown from 67% in 2012 to 75% in 2013 To tweet this news, copy and paste: “SASSA MasterCard Debit card grows #financialinclusion in South Africa – FinScope South Africa 2013 http://mstr.cd/1e21uAh” to your Twitter handle Johannesburg, South Africa, 13 November 2013 –The FinMark Trust FinScope South Africa 2013 …
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Leaders in government, academia, NGOs and the private sector all agree on the critical need for economic growth in every part of the world. But economic growth must be inclusive. It should lift the prospects of every segment of society. It should not create wealth for one segment at the expense of another. Economic growth …
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Six Senior Fellows named to the MasterCard Center for Inclusive Growth Initiatives funded in Myanmar, Nigeria and the United States   To tweet this news, copy and paste http://bit.ly/1cH1owy to your Twitter handle with the hashtags #MasterCard and #FinancialInclusion  PURCHASE, NY November 4, 2013 – MasterCard today announced the launch of the MasterCard Center for Inclusive …
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