Financial Capability Database

This database is a bibliographic collection of relevant literature on financial literacy, financial education and financial capability, including impact evaluation studies in both developed and developing countries. It also contains information about existing financial capability enhancement programs and financial literacy/capability surveys.

Keyword
Title Author Year
Overview and assessment of existing surveys of financial literacy/capability
Elaine Kempson
2012
Social Security Administration Initiative on Financial Literacy
Jason J. Fichtner
2012
Measuring Financial Capability and the Effectiveness of Financial Education
Wanda Engel
2012
Overview and assessment of existing measurements of offinancial literacy/capability across the world (comment)
Rob Alessie
2012
Overview and assessment of existing financial education programs and effectiveness measurement around the world (comment)
Arie Kapteyn
2012
Event specific financial education: how to measure the effectiveness
Diana Crossan
2012
The ABCD of Evaluation (Closing Panel)
Diana Crossan
2012
Translating the financial capability approach in HICs to MICs and LICs in a comparable manner: Proposed approaches and next steps
Elaine Kempson
2012
Translating the financial capabilities approach in HICs to MICs and LICs in comparable manner (comment)
Breki Karlsson
2012
Proposal for Cross-Country Impact Evaluation of Financial Literacy Programs
Bilal Zia
2012
Evaluation of Financial Education in LICs: Approaches and Next Steps
Alyna Wyatt
2012
Examples of existing evidence of role of specific media on outcomes
David McKenzie
2012
Discussion of Roles and Limits of Financial Education
Santosh Anagol
2012
MoneySmart


Financial Capability Among Military Personnel: Initial Report of Research Findings from the 2009 Military Survey


2010
National Financial Capability Study: 2009 State-by-State Survey Questionnaire


2009
Financial Knowledge and Financial Literacy at the Household Level
The American Economic Review
Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier
Nahid Tabatabai
2012
The impact of financial literacy training for migrants
Policy Research Working Paper Series
John Gibson
David McKenzie
Bilal Zia
2012
Macroeconomic Literacy, Numeracy and the Implications for Monetary Policy
Manuscript
David G Blanchflower
Roger Kelly
2008
Can’t afford to leave, can’t afford to stay: Financial Capability and Inclusion in Rural Scotland
Deirdre Elrick
2007
Are Low-Income Canadians Financially Literate? Placing Financial Literacy in the Context of Personal and Structural Constraints
Adult Education Quarterly
Jerry Buckland
2010
Financial Literacy in the Context of Literacy in General
Suzanne Wagland
Protecting the Poor: A Microinsurance Compendium
2007
The role of consumer knowledge of insurance benefits in the demand for preventive health care among the elderly
Health Economics
Stephen T Parente
David S Salkever
Joan DaVanzo
2005
Identifying and Promoting Consumer Awareness of Long Term Care Insurance in Connecticut
Gerontology & Geriatrics Education
Constance C. Saltz
Kevin J. Mahoney
Richard A. Lusky
Andrew Wright
1992
Study of the Problem of Consumer Indebtedness: Statistical Aspects

2001
An Analysis of First Experience Students' Financial Awareness and Attitude to Debt in a Post‐1992 UK University
Higher Education Quarterly
Pru Marriott
2007
The Scottish Widows UK Pensions Report: A major assessment of pensions savings behaviour

2009
Consumer Protection: Leveling the playing field in financial inclusion

2010
Branchless Banking and Consumer Protection in Brazil

2009
Risk Management and Corporate Governance: The Importance of Independence and Financial Knowledge for the Board and the Audit Committee
SSRN eLibrary
Georges Dionne
Thouraya Triki
2005
What Will My Account Really Be Worth? An Experiment on Exponential Growth Bias and Retirement Saving
Gopi Shah Goda
Colleen Flaherty Manchester
Aaron Sojourner
2012
Improving the Social Security Statement
SSRN eLibrary
Andrew G. Biggs
2010
Measuring Financial Literacy: Results of the OECD / International Network on Financial Education (INFE) Pilot Study
Adele Atkinson
Flore-Anne Messy
2012
Financial Sophistication in the Older Population
Annamaria Lusardi
Olivia S. Mitchell
Vilsa Curto
2012
Programa de Alfabetización Económica y Financiera

Improving Consumer Financial Education

Strengthening Private Sources of Retirement Savings for Low-Income Families
Elizabeth Bell
Adam Carasso
C. Eugene Steurele
2005
Understanding financial inclusion: Using action research and a knowledge exchange review to establish what is agreed, and what remains contested
Stephen Sinclair
Fiona McHardy
Louise Dobbie
Kate Lindsay
Morag Gillespie
2009
La Educación Financiera, como un pilar para el desarrollo financiero de los países: una aplicación para El Salvador
Edgar Cartagena
2008
Providing and Funding Financial Literacy for Low-Income Adults and Youth
Pamela Friedman
2005
Précaires et Clients : L’enterprise face à des nouveaux consommateurs
Alexandra Palt
Pascale Colisson
2010
Finanzieller Analphabetismus in Deutschland: Schlechte Voraussetzungen für eigenverantwortliche Vorsorge
Johannes Leinert
2004
Pour l'éducation économique et financière des épargnants

2005
Personal Finance and the Rush to Competence: Financial Literacy Education in the U.S.
Lois A. Vitt
Carol Anderson
Jamie Kent
Deanna M. Lyter
Jurg K. Siegenthaler
Jeremy Ward
2000
Insight into Participant Investment Knowledge and Behavior: Defined Contribution Plan Survey

2002
Poverty Reduction Through Enhanced Access to Financial Services: Case Studies of Botswana, Kenya and Namibia

2007
Policy level response to financial exclusion in developed economies: lessons for developing countries
Elaine Kempson
Adele Atkinson
Odile Pilley
2004
Tools for Survival: An Analysis of Financial Literacy Programs For Lower-Income Families
Katy Jacob
Sharyl Hudson
Malcolm Bush
2000
Financial behaviours of consumers in credit counselling
International Journal of Consumer Studies
Jing Jian Xiao
Benoit Sorhaindo
E. Thomas Garman
2006

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