These videos offer the presentations of the first annual conference of the Financial Literacy Research Consortium, entitled New Insights and Advances in Financial Literacy: Translation, Dissemination, Change. The event on Nov. 18 and 19, 2010 brought together scholars from the Consortium to present their work and discuss how programs, educational products, and policies can best promote financial planning and financial security. The event was sponsored by the Social Security Administration and hosted by the Financial Literacy Center (RAND, Dartmouth College, and the Wharton School), with participation from the Center for Financial Literacy (Boston College) and the Center for Financial Security (University of Wisconsin).


The conference agenda, presentations, and working papers can be found at the conference website.

* The presentation by Jeff Brown, “Framing Effects and Social Security Claiming Behavior” has not been posted because of technical difficulties with the recording.  It will be re-recorded and posted at a later date.


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Forum for Innovative Results

Nov 18, 2010

Annamaria Lusardi

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Forum for Innovative Results 2

Nov 18, 2010

Alicia H. Munnell

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Forum for Innovative Results 3

Nov 18, 2010

J. Michael Collins

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Five Steps to Planning Success

Nov 18, 2010

Aileen Heinberg

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The Psychology of Financial Literacy

Nov 18, 2010

Karen Holden

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Building Financial Literacy Content in College Courses

Nov 18, 2010

Kim Rheinlander

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Nov 18, 2010

Michael S. Barr

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Data Collection and Evaluation

Nov 18, 2010

Arie Kapteyn

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What Makes a Good Website for Financial Literacy

Nov 18, 2010

Punam Keller

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What Focus Groups Tell Us About Financial Literacy and Behavior 2

Nov 18, 2010

Lisa Szykman and Nicole Montgomery

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Returns to Work for Young Adults on SSI

Nov 18, 2010

Mary Daly

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Evaluating Workplace Education for New Hires

Nov 18, 2010

Melinda Morrill

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Insights From Behavioral Economics

Nov 18, 2010

Eric Johnson

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Checking Your Financial Health

Nov 18, 2010

Antoinette Schoar

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Defaulting on Yourself: Who Loses at 401k Loans?

Nov 18, 2010

Olivia S. Mitchell

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What Do People Know About Social Security Benefits?

Nov 18, 2010

Mathew Greenwald

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Improving the Social Security Statement

Nov 18, 2010

Andrew Biggs

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The Importance of Marketing for Financial Literacy

Nov 18, 2010

Punam Keller

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