Entrepreneurship among Baby Boomers Conference 02112016

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1 Novembre 2016 NEWSLETTER GFLEC

If you are traveling to DC, we would be pleased to have you attend our conference that is bringing together researchers, policy makers, and practitioners to present and discuss research, new data, and policy implications of self-employment and entrepreneurship later in life.

Program participants include:
Dimitris Christelis, University of Naples Federico II
Michael Giandrea, US Bureau of Labor Statistics
Giuseppe Gramigna, US Small Business Administration
Annamaria Lusardi, GFLEC
Donna V.S. Ortega, AARP Foundation
Derek Ozkal, Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation
John Rollins, GW New Venture Competition and Formerly Aztech Software Corporation
Ting Zhang, University of Baltimore
View the full program here.

GFLEC’s working paper, “Entrepreneurship among Baby Boomers: Recent Evidence from the Health and Retirement Study,” to be presented at the conference can be accessed here.
When: November 2, 2016
Where: The George Washington University
Science and Engineering Hall
Room B1220
800 22nd Street NW
Washington, DC 20052
Time: 2:00 – 5:00 pm | Conference
5:00 – 6:00 pm | Receptionprogram-gw-gflec-bbec

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19 Ottobre 2016 APPROFONDIMENTI

Gender Differences in Financial Literacy: Evidence from PISA Data in Italy

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Laura Bottazzi
Bologna University and IGIER, Bocconi University

Annamaria Lusardi
The George Washington University, School of Business

February 2016

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6 Ottobre 2016 NEWSLETTER GFLEC

 

The Effect of Financial Education on the Quality of Decision Making GFLEC Cohosts Release of the National Financial Capability Study 4th IFFM Annual Meeting Held in Mexico City

We have a new version of the paper coauthored with B. Douglas Bernheim and Sandro Ambuehl of Stanford. The paper introduces a new method for measuring the quality of financial decision making and uses it to analyze the effects of a financial education intervention concerning compound interest. GFLEC and the FINRA Investor Education Foundation jointly released the FINRA Foundation’s third wave of the US National Financial Capability Study on July 12, 2016, at the George Washington University. Policy makers and regulators unveiled the survey results and stressed the importance of using the findings to guide policy and programs. As cofounder of the International Federation of Finance Museums, GFLEC was delighted to participate in its 4th annual meeting. Director Lusardi presented our gender gap research, which served as a basis for a toolkit released at the event. Lusardi also discussed the Financial Literacy Manifesto and its call to action.

 

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