Women and Financial Education Evidence, Policy Responses and Guidance

Gender equality in terms of economic and financial opportunities is becoming increasingly relevant at both national and international level. The need to address the financial literacy of women and girls as a way to improve their financial empowerment, opportunities, and well-being has been acknowled...

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Corporate Author: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development
Format: eBook
Published: Paris OECD Publishing 2013, 2013
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Collection: OECD Books and Papers - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Foreword
  • Acronyms and abbreviations
  • Executive summary
  • Introduction
  • Gender differences in financial literacy
  • Barriers to women's financial empowerment and factors affecting gender differences in financial literacy
  • Addressing women's financial education needs through policies and dedicated programmes
  • Financial education for women: Challenges and lessons learnt
  • OECD/INFE Policy Guidance on Addressing Women's and Girls' Needs for Financial Awareness and Education