financial inclusion, financial technology, financial regulation, unbanked, underbanked

What is the proper policy framework for promoting financial inclusion in a free society? New financial tools are bringing more people into the modern financial world — changing how households save, borrow, pay for everyday needs, and invest in their futures. They’re also creating new opportunities for…

Earlier this month, I had the pleasure of delivering some remarks to the New York League of Independent Bankers. I spoke about how and why financial regulation often has consequences that are very different from the ones that policymakers intend. What follows are my written remarks—I hope…