publication . Thesis . 2010

Financial literacy and financial literacy education : what might be the components of an effective financial literacy curriculum?

Lee, Nirmala;
Open Access English
  • Published: 01 Jan 2010
  • Publisher: Institute of Education, University of London
  • Country: United Kingdom
Abstract
Abstract There is concern about lack of financial literacy and need for financial literacy education, but little or no attempt to understand their nature. Three questions were asked: 'What is financial literacy?', 'What is financial literacy education?' and 'What might be the components of an effective financial literacy curriculum?'. Adopting an inductive grounded theory approach and a pragmatist philosophy, in association with real-world organisations such as the National Institute of Adult Continuing Education (NIACE), the Financial Services Authority (FSA), and the National Research and Development Centre for adult literacy and numeracy (NRDC), empirical dat...
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