‘There is an important role for women in finance’, expert says

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This article is part of our special report Women’s day special.

Women are disproportionately more likely than men to answer “I do not know’ to finance-related questions, said Academic director of the Global Financial Literacy Excellence Centre Annamaria Lusardi during the launch of EU Money Week in Brussels.

Speaking after International Women’s day on March 8, Lusardi emphasised the need to work on educating women on financial matters.

‘Women are an ideal target for financial education programmes’, Lusardi said. “There is a a lot to be done on financial literacy among women”, she added.

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