OECD/GFLEC Global Policy Research Symposium to Advance Financial Literacy
Organized by the Global Financial Literacy Excellence Center (GFLEC) and the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development’s (OECD)’s International Network on Financial Education (INFE), this event addresses cutting-edge policy issues and research ideas to advance the global financial literacy agenda. The OECD/GFLEC Global Policy Research Symposium to Advance Financial Literacy series addresses topics such as financial literacy around the world: evidence and implications; influencing behavior: the impact of the institutional framework; leapfrogging: innovative ideas across fields; and translating research into policy and practice. Attendees include high-level international and OECD researchers; officials and experts from ministries of finance and education, central banks, and regulatory and supervisory authorities; officials of state governments, international organizations, and NGOs; and representatives from the academic community and private and civil sectors.
The 5th OECD/GFLEC Symposium focused on effective financial education for sustainable and inclusive growth. The event took place on May 18, 2018.