"This is such an important issue - it is vital that local people are not ripped off by international traders massively underpaying for gemstones, exploiting the obvious asymmetry of information between the two sides. Excellent work. Much…"
Australia funded a study of mobile banking in the mining sector in Papua New Guinea, which is potentially relevant to ASM although targeted more towards the needs of industrial mines to shift their community payments onto digital…"
Grice, T. A. (2015). Mobile Transparency? Financial inclusion, mobile money and Papua New Guinea’s resources sector. The University of Queensland (CSRM) and the International Mining for Development Centre (IM4DC).