Berkman Center for Internet and Society
Copyright License: 
Creative Commons 3.0 Attribution Unported

Development in the Digital Age: The role of online platforms & payments in enabling entrepreneurship in emerging markets

The Internet is democratizing access to the global marketplace for millions of people around the world. Thanks to online platforms, payment systems and logistics services, companies, nonprofits and individuals can embark on global journeys like never before.
In this conversation, Usman Ahmed -- Policy Counsel for eBay Inc -- and Jake Colvin -- Executive Director of the Global Innovation Forum at the National Foreign Trade Council -- explore the opportunities for economic development that the Internet unlocks, and the specific challenges that global entrepreneurs and micromultinationals in developing countries face.


3 Feb 2015

Download Media

Last updated

October 26, 2015