Carolina Trivelli

Carolina Trivelli is an economist working on rural finance, and financial inclusion in Peru. She is a researcher at the Instituto de Estudios Peruanos and former Minister of Development and Social Inclusion of Peru.

By Carolina Trivelli


The Road to Financial Inclusion: Solid Progress, Big Challenges

It is not poverty that generates financial exclusion, but rather the opposite: financial exclusion generates poverty.

Graduation Programs as Part of Targeted Social Policy

After more than 15 years, conditional cash transfer programs have become the backbone of targeted social policies in Latin America. But we must create programs that maintain progress while continuing to move people out of poverty and into sustainable livelihoods.

Social Inclusion Cannot be Achieved Without Financial Inclusion

A view from Peru on how financial inclusion sits at the intersection between social and economic development.