Asset Building Financial Inclusion Report

Conceptual Development of the CYFI Model of Children and Youth as Economic Citizens

This report summarizes and presents an update of Children and Youth as Economic Citizens: Review of Research on Financial Capability, Financial Inclusion, and Financial Education, a 2012 white paper prepared by Child & Youth Finance International. The white paper and this work discuss the conceptual underpinnings for a proposed model of economic citizenship for children and youth around the world.

Citation

Sherraden, M. S., & Ansong, D. (2013). Conceptual development of the CYFI Model of Children and Youth as Economic Citizens (CSD Research Report No. 13-03). St. Louis, MO: Washington University, Center for Social Development.