Please join us for the kickoff of the spring 2013 Financial Literacy Seminar Series (FLSS) on Thursday, March 7. The seminar series will begin with a Distinguished Financial Literacy Speaker, Professor Howell E. Jackson of Harvard Law School. He will offer an overview of the upcoming paper, Retiree Out-of-Pocket Healthcare Spending: A Study of Consumer Expectations and Policy Implications, which he co-authored with Allison K. Hoffman of UCLA School of Law. It is scheduled to be published in the American Journal of Law and Medicine this spring. Click here to read the paper.
Seminar: 3:30 to 5 p.m.
George Washington University, Marvin Center, Amphitheater
Reception: 5 to 6 p.m.
George Washington University, Marvin Center, Room 308
PLEASE NOTE NEW LOCATION:
For this specific seminar we will be in a different building, but will return to our usual location for the other spring term seminars. Both the seminar and the reception will be held on the 3rd floor of the Marvin Center.
SAVE THESE DATES for our upcoming seminars:
- March 21, Jeffery Brown, University of Illinois
- April 4, Sylvester Schieber, Former Chairman of the Social Security Advisory Board
- April 18, John Friedman, Harvard University
- May 2, Jing Cai, University of Michigan
- May 16, Nick Bourke, The Pew Charitable Trusts
The FLSS is a joint initiative of the Federal Reserve Board (FRB) and the Global Center for Financial Literacy at the George Washington University School of Business (GWSB). In the spring term, the seminars convene every other Thursday at GWSB. Additional information about the seminar series and directions to GWSB are provided on our website at http://business.gwu.edu/flss/. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have questions about the FLSS.
We look forward to seeing you on Thursday, March 7.
The Steering Committee,
Annamaria Lusardi, GWSB
John Sabelhaus, FRB
Laura Feiveson, FRB
Bruno Ferman, GWSB
Joanne Hsu, FRB
Alex Kaufman, FRB
Ellen Merry, FRB
Max Schmeiser, FRB
Kamila Sommer, FRB
John Wall, GWSB
When & Where
GFLEC at the George Washington University
Through its research and expertise, GFLEC seeks to inform policy as well as develop and promote financial literacy programs around the world. GFLEC focuses on groundbreaking research, with particular emphasis on financial education in schools, in the workplace, and in the community. It also is engaged in research that looks at financial literacy among women and the young. At GFLEC, we seek to make research findings more accessible to policymakers and practitioners in order to help shape the national and international dialogue around financial literacy.