CSE 490D, Digital Financial Services, Winter 2016
Wednesdays, 4:30-5:20 pm, Guggenheim 204
|1||January 6||Richard Anderson||Course introduction||Slides: PPTX PDF PDF Handouts|
|2||January 13||Emily, Meredith, Sarah||mPesa||Designing Mobile Money Services: Lessons from M-PESA(pdf) (Reading Quiz) Slides: PDF|
|3||January 20||Akshay, Akshat||Cellular Communication||Digital inclusion and the role of mobile in Nigeria (GSMA) (pdf) (Reading Quiz) Slides: PDF|
|4||January 27||Caitlin, Evan||Customers||Doing Digital Finance Right: The Case for Stronger Mitigation of Customer Risks (CGAP) (PDF) (Reading Quiz) Slides: PDF|
|5||February 3||Trevor||Technology (USSD)||Promoting Competition in Mobile Payments: The Role of USSD (CGAP) (PDF)(Reading Quiz) Slides: PPTX PDF|
|6||February 10||Aakash, Sarah Z.||Rural Agents||Spotlight on Rural Supply: Critical factors to create successful mobile money agents (GSMA) (PDF) (Reading Quiz) Slides: PDF|
|7||February 17||Emma, Joel||Government Payments||Electronic G2P Payments: Evidence from Four Lower-Income Countries (PDF) (Reading Quiz) Slides: PDF|
|8||February 24||David Lubinski (BMGF)||Payment Platforms||The Level One Project Guide Designing a New System for Financial Inclusion (PDF)|
|9||March 2||Amrutha, Andrew||Data Use||The Potential of Digital Data: How Far Can It Advance Financial Inclusion? (CGAP)(PDF) (Reading Quiz)|
|10||March 9||Steven, Eric||Risk Analysis||Proportional risk-based AML/CFT regimes for mobile money A framework for assessing risk factors and mitigation measures (PDF)|
- The course is one credit, and will be CR/NC
- Each enrolled student will help lead one on the paper discussions which will include a brief powerpoint presentation (based on a provided template).
- Every week, there will be two short answer questions, due on Tuesday night before class. To receive credit, students will need to submit answers on 7 of 9 papers.
- No final exam