Accelerating Financial Sector Development to Boost Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa

Accelerating Financial Sector Development to Boost Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa

photo: Elaine Corso There are many reasons why deeper financial development—the increase in deposits and loans but also their accessibility and improved financial sector efficiency—is good for sustainable growth in sub-Saharan Africa. For one, it helps mobilize savings and to direct funds into productive uses, for example by providing the start-up capital for the next innovative […]