Discrimination in access to financial services can prevent women from exploiting their entrepreneurial potential. This column reports on a ‘lab-in-the-field’ experiment to test for the presence of gender discrimination in small business lending in Turkey.
Michelle BrockEuropean Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)
J. Michelle Brock is a Principal Economist in the Office of the Chief Economist at the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development. Her research focuses on: social professional norms; attitudes toward risk and uncertainty; and inequality of opportunity.