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Ford School student, alum publish article in UC-Berkeley policy journal

Tuesday, September 21, 2010

An article by MPP student Britni Must and alum Kathleen Ludewig (MPP '10) was published in Policy Matters, a journal produced by the Goldman School of Public Policy at the University of California, Berkeley. The article, "Mobile Money: Cell Phone Banking in Developing Countries," discusses the role of mobile phones as a "transformative tool" in developing countries. Must and Ludewig contend that mobile phones can help increase savings rates, create jobs, and increase access to microfinance institutions.

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