Decomposing gender gaps in financial literacy: New international evidence
Andrej Cupak (),
Pirmin Fessler (),
Alyssa Schneebaum and
Economics Letters, 2018, vol. 168, issue C, 102-106
Using international OECD/INFE microdata, we show that the gender gap in financial literacy is highest in more developed countries. Only some of the gap can be explained by personal characteristics; the rest may be due to economic and social environment.
Keywords: Survey data; Financial literacy; Gender gaps; Decomposition analysis (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: A20 D14 G11 I20 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
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