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Saving for Retirement—A Case for Financial Education in Germany and UK? An Economic Perspective

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  • Andreas Oehler
  • Christina Werner

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    Article provided by Springer in its journal Journal of Consumer Policy.

    Volume (Year): 31 (2008)
    Issue (Month): 3 (September)
    Pages: 253-283

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    Handle: RePEc:kap:jcopol:v:31:y:2008:i:3:p:253-283

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    Keywords: Financial literacy; Consumer education; Consumer advice; Saving; Retirement; D14; D18; D83; D91;

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    1. Johansen, Kathrin, 2010. "Multiple information search and employee participation in occupational pension plans," Thuenen-Series of Applied Economic Theory 114, University of Rostock, Institute of Economics.
    2. Vanessa Mak & Jurgen Braspenning, 2012. "Errare humanum est: Financial Literacy in European Consumer Credit Law," Journal of Consumer Policy, Springer, vol. 35(3), pages 307-332, September.

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