The GMW2023 Global Launch represented an opportunity to weigh the importance of thinking about one’s own future when making financial decisions but also - in a wider perspective - the importance of financial education as an instrument to favor a more sustainable and inclusive growth. The event was co-organized by the OECD/INFE and the Bank of Italy.
The Global Money Week in Italy kicked off on Monday, March 20, with an event held at the Unioncamere headquarters in Rome. The event was specifically dedicated to students from the Istituto Comprensivo Claudio "Abbado di Roma," the Istituto Comprensivo "Benedetto Croce" of Paglieta, the "Martin Luther King" Higher Education in Muggiò, and the "Leopoldo Pirelli" Higher Education Institute in Rome. It provided a platform for students, professors, educational leaders, and parents to share their experiences in the field of financial education.
Investor Education in times of High Inflation, Financial Repression and Market Volatility
March 23, 2023
EFAMA and BETTER FINANCE teamed up with the European Youth Parliament (EYP) to host a webinar on investor education, where leading experts and policymakers discussed the concerns of the younger generation, as well as whether there is a need for specific initiatives given the current macroeconomic environment.
The challenges of financial education in the 21st century
March 24, 2023
The Luxembourg Bankers' Association (ABBL) Foundation and the Commission de Surveillance du Secteur Financier (CSSF) organized a special event focusing on financial education challenges in the 21st century. The Minister of Finance, Yuriko Backes, and representatives from the public and private sectors highlighted the importance of promoting financial education at the national level. Director Lusardi participated via a video message about the challenges of financial education in the 21st century.