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Gender Disparities in Financial Inclusion in United States

Ruian Li * 1
1 University of Lancasetr

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Advances in Economics, Management and Political Sciences, Vol. 58, 102-112
Published 20 November 2023. © 20 November 2023 The Author(s). Published by EWA Publishing
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Citation Ruian Li. Gender Disparities in Financial Inclusion in United States. AEMPS (2023) Vol. 58: 102-112.

Abstract

This in-depth study looks into the complex problem of gender discrepancies in financial inclusion in the United States, extensively exploring the various hurdles that prevent women from having equal access to financial services and products. The study reveals the intricate web of forces that perpetuates these disparities through an examination of structural, institutional, and cultural issues. Notably, the paper emphasizes the importance of financial education in closing the gap and promoting a more inclusive financial landscape. The effects of gender imbalance in financial inclusion are far-reaching, including women's economic empowerment, individual financial stability, and larger societal and economic results. The essay highlights tangible strategies to reduce these gaps by focusing light on effective projects, policies, and practices. It underlines the importance of collaboration among politicians, financial institutions, and society in paving the path for gender equality in financial involvement. Such measures not only unleash women's untapped potential, but also stimulate creativity and generate long-term economic progress.

Keywords

gender disparities, financial inclusion, structural barriers, policy solutions and cultural norms

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Volume Title
Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Financial Technology and Business Analysis
ISBN (Print)
978-1-83558-207-7
ISBN (Online)
978-1-83558-208-4
Published Date
20 November 2023
Series
Advances in Economics, Management and Political Sciences
ISSN (Print)
2754-1169
ISSN (Online)
2754-1177
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20 November 2023
Open Access
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