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The Role of Parents in Introducing Children to Financial Services: Evidence From Ghana-YouthSave

The original version of this paper was presented during the Financial Capability and Asset Building convening hosted by the Center for Social Development at Washington University in St. Louis and the University of Maryland’s School of Social Work, in April 2015. Support was generously provided by Wells Fargo Advisors, the Arthur Vining Davis Foundation, and the Woodside Foundation.

Project: Financial Capability and Asset Building


Wu, S., Despard, M. R., & Chowa, G. (2017). The role of parents in introducing children to financial services: Evidence from Ghana-YouthSave. Journal of Family and Economic Issues, 38(3), 453–462. doi:10.1007/s10834-017-9519-6