ERIC Number: EJ1028269
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2014
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Measuring the Impacts of Financial Literacy: Challenges for Community-Based Financial Education
Collins, J. Michael; Holden, Karen C.
New Directions for Adult and Continuing Education, n141 p79-88 Spr 2014
This chapter addresses financial education across the lifespan, which has the potential to enhance adult financial capability, yet methodological barriers and a lack of robust measures have hampered the ability to identify and measure the effects of educational programs on financial decisions and behavior.
Descriptors: Community Education, Money Management, Lifelong Learning, Program Effectiveness, Outcome Measures, Evaluation Methods, Economics Education
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Adult Education
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