Please join us for our last Financial Literacy Seminar Series session of this semester, which will be presented by Prof. Matthew Shapiro of the University of Michigan. The seminar, entitled "How Individuals Smooth Spending: Evidence from the 2013 Government Shutdown Using Account Data," will be held on Thursday, December 10. Click here to read Prof. Shapiro's abstract and paper of the same title as well as his bio.
Following the seminar, we invite you to join us for a reception to celebrate the holiday season.
Seminar: 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Reception: 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: George Washington School of Business
2201 G Street NW, Room 651
(main entrance on 22nd Street between G and H Streets)
Parking: H Street NW between 21st and 22nd Streets
The FLSS is a joint initiative of the Federal Reserve Board (FRB) and the Global Financial Literacy Excellence Center (GFLEC) at the George Washington School of Business (GWSB). Additional information about the seminar series is provided here. Please contact us at email@example.com if you have questions about the FLSS.
We look forward to seeing you on Thursday, December 10!
The Steering Committee,
Jeff Larrimore, FRB
Annamaria Lusardi, GFLEC
Kristen Burnell, GFLEC
Joanne Hsu, FRB
Alvaro Mezza, FRB
Doriana Ruffino, FRB
Claudia Sahm, FRB
Jenny Schuetz, FRB
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.