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

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  • Christina Werner

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  • Andreas Oehler & Christina Werner, 2008. "Saving for Retirement—A Case for Financial Education in Germany and UK? An Economic Perspective," Journal of Consumer Policy, Springer, vol. 31(3), pages 253-283, September.
  • Handle: RePEc:kap:jcopol:v:31:y:2008:i:3:p:253-283
    DOI: 10.1007/s10603-008-9074-5
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    Keywords

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

    JEL classification:

    • D14 - Microeconomics - - Household Behavior - - - Household Saving; Personal Finance
    • D18 - Microeconomics - - Household Behavior - - - Consumer Protection
    • D83 - Microeconomics - - Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainty - - - Search; Learning; Information and Knowledge; Communication; Belief; Unawareness
    • D91 - Microeconomics - - Micro-Based Behavioral Economics - - - Role and Effects of Psychological, Emotional, Social, and Cognitive Factors on Decision Making

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