World Development Report 2016: Digital Dividends by World Bank Group
English | Jan. 14, 2016 | ISBN: 1464806713 | 359 Pages | PDF | 10 MB
Digital technologies are spreading rapidly, but digital dividends–the broader benefits of faster growth, more jobs, and better services–are not. If more than 40 percent of adults in East Africa pay their utility bills using a mobile phone, why can’t others around the world do the same? If 8 million entrepreneurs in China–one third of them women–can use an e-commerce platform to export goods to 120 countries, why can’t entrepreneurs elsewhere achieve the same global reach?