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Facilitators and Barriers of Youth Savings in Ghana YouthSave Experiment

Working paper that investigates the differential impacts of the opportunity to open savings accounts on the youth in the treatment schools


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Implications for Youth Livelihoods Programming

This 3-page brief distills the findings of an analysis of treatment youth in the Ghana Experiment


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The Outcomes of Opening or Depositing in a Savings Account for Low-income Youth in the Ghana YouthSave Experiment

This 4-page brief distills the findings of an analysis of treatment youth in the Ghana Experiment


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YouthSave 2010 - 2015: Findings from a Global Financial Inclusion Partnership

This publication presents a concise summary of the knowledge generated and lessons learned from the activities of this five-year project.


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Toward Financially Capable Youth

Our results add to the body of evidence indicating the promise of youth financial education, and the need for further investment in rigorous


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Impacts of Financial Inclusion on Youth Development

The Ghana experiment’s findings demonstrate that early savings can enable young people improve long-term financial and educational outcomes.


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Youth Savings Patterns and Performance in Ghana

If provided an opportunity to save via formal financial services, do youth participate, save, and accumulate assets?


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Taking the Bank to the Youth

This working paper explores the experimental impact of in-school banking and financial marketing outreach on the savings performance of yout


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Addressing the Challenge of Account Dormancy in Youth Savings Initiatives

This paper discusses a framework for understanding the challenge of account dormancy in large-scale, account-based initiatives.


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Youth Savings Patterns and Performance in Ghana

This supplemental report on Ghana’s Enidaso account holders provides evidence on the youth response to YouthSave by incorporating data from


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Youth Savings Patterns and Performance in Colombia, Ghana, Kenya, and Nepal

This report presents two-year findings from a study that tracks account uptake and savings patterns and performance in youth savings accoun


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Voices of Youth, Parents, and Stakeholders

This report presents the findings of in-depth interviews conducted by in-country research partners with a total of 24 youth participants, pa