OECD-Bank of Italy Symposium on Financial Literacy: Improving Financial Education Efficiency


9 June 2010, Rome, Italy


This high-level event, co-hosted by the Bank of Italy and the OECD, brought together government officials and experts from public bodies and regulatory and supervisory authorities, as well as senior decision makers and academics from OECD countries and non-OECD member economies.

Discussions focused on:

  • monitoring financial literacy progress
  • behavioural economics and financial education
  • the importance of financial education in defined contribution pension schemes



Summary Record  
Draft Agenda Information Note Speaker Presentations
Evaluation Form ContactsEvaluation Form See also


Speaker presentations

Opening remarks


Session I: Monitoring Financial Literacy Progress: Assessing Gaps and Needs and Evaluating Impacts


Session II: Behavioural Economics and Financial Education


Session III: Importance of Financial Education in the Case of Pension DC Schemes


Concluding remarks



If you have any questions, please contact:

Jennah Huxley, OECD,, tel: + 33 (1) 45 24 85 55
Giulia Gobbo, Bank of Italy,, tel. +39 (0)6 47924835
Marilisa Guida, Bank of Italy,, tel +39 (0)6 4792 4266
Carola Carlizza, Bank of Italy,, tel. +39 (0)6 4792 5765


See also

The OECD International Gateway for Financial Education:


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