The Geography of Financial Literacy

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Christopher Bumcrot ; Judy Lin ; Annamaria Lusardi (2013)
  • Publisher: National Numeracy Network
  • Journal: Numeracy (issn: 1936-4660)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.5038/1936-4660.6.2.2
  • Subject: Special aspects of education | Mathematics | financial literacy | QA1-939 | LC8-6691 | financial capability

This paper explores how well equipped today’s households are to make complex financial decisions in the face of often high-cost and high-risk financial instruments. Specifically we focus on financial literacy. Most importantly, we describe the geography of financial lit... View more
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