The bank robberies sweeping the small towns of Brazil are swift and destructive. Teams of ten people or more from sophisticated crime syndicates hit a bank in the middle of the night, blowing open its vaults, seizing its cash, and destroying the rest of its physical infrastructure with explosives. By the time local inhabitants have risen, the criminals are long gone. The … [Read more...] about How Bank Robberies Stoke Financial Digitalization in Brazil
Bernardo Ricca is an assistant professor at Insper, in São Paulo, Brazil. He joined Insper in 2019 after earning a PhD in Finance from the London School of Economics. More details about his research can be found on his website.