This post originally appeared in the Center for Financial Inclusion at Accion Blog.
I’m a Freakonomics junkie. Stephen Dubner, the host, presents one of the more entertaining ways to consume the latest research.
In 2015, Freakonomics produced a podcast with the title “This Idea Must Die,” based on a book of the same name, where he interviewed scientists and researchers to explore ideas they believed were ready for retirement because they were getting in the way of progress.
If Stephen were to call and ask me this question about financial inclusion, here’s what I’d say: