Economics

Understanding how the e-commerce ecosystem has revolutionized trade

Over the years, technological advancements have inspired and spurred a great deal of innovative solutions and transformative changes in business models and designs. This evolution has led to the creation of intricate ecosystems aimed at expanding market outreach to targeted audiences. Amongst these, the emergence of e-commerce – a virtual and dynamic marketplace, empowering consumers …

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Policies Needed to Support Youth Development

The youth constitute a nation’s most precious asset and its primary resource, comprising 46% of the global population, with the highest concentration found in Africa and the Middle East. This demographic reality has spurred an increasing focus on youth development principles worldwide. Consequently, various industries and economic stakeholders have embraced practices and policies tailored to …

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Regulating Digital Currencies

The rapid rise of technology and the power of the internet has transformed many industries globally. In the financial sector, this transformation has resulted in improved business models, launch of innovative financial solutions and services and this has generated substantial shareholder value and enhanced overall customer experience. As the fintech momentum gathers steam, conversations have …

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The Impact of Interest Rates on Financial Sector Investment Strategy

 “While higher interest rates slower growth and softer labor market conditions will bring down inflation, they will also bring some pain to households and businesses. These are the unfortunate costs of reducing inflation. But failure to restore price stability would mean far greater pain.” This was quoted by the United States’ Central Bank chief, Jerome …

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Adoption of Digital Solutions to Lower Healthcare Costs in Kenya

In the life of every enterprise, a moment arises when a choice must be made. Does the entity exist to give the customers what they seek, or does it merely seek to profit off its customers? In equal measure, the same is applicable in businesses in the healthcare industry. In retrospect, it has become apparent …

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