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that it is still important to teach youth when they are in school as there is a good probability of knowledge retention and of using the information later in life.

Workshop Conclusion • T here was a consensus that more research needs to focus on longitudinal studies to measure the long-run effects of financial/social/livelihoods education •  Research groups should collaborate and synchronize more of their work and form multi-disciplinary research groups •  A major drawback of the current scope of the research is that it does not focus on many communities outside the US and the UK, thus more research should be done outside the US and the UK •  In order to successfully measure a behavioral shift in children and youth, designing an applicable measurement for financial literacy is essential • Research should shift focus from managing money to managing resources

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Children And Youth Reshaping The Future Of Finance

2012 - The First Annual Child and Youth Finance International Summit & Awards Ceremony 2012  

The report provides an overiew of the sessions and outcomes of CYFI's first International Summit and Awards Ceremony held in Amsterdam from...

2012 - The First Annual Child and Youth Finance International Summit & Awards Ceremony 2012  

The report provides an overiew of the sessions and outcomes of CYFI's first International Summit and Awards Ceremony held in Amsterdam from...