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PISA 2015 Results (Volume IV), Students' Financial Literacy, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

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PISA 2015 Results (Volume IV), Students' Financial Literacy, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development
Language
eng
Abstract
The OECD Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) examines not just what students know in science, reading and mathematics, but what they can do with what they know. Results from PISA show educators and policy makers the quality and equity of learning outcomes achieved elsewhere, and allow them to learn from the policies and practices applied in other countries. PISA 2015 Results (Volume IV): Students' Financial Literacy, is one of five volumes that present the results of the PISA 2015 survey, the sixth round of the triennial assessment. It explores students' experience with and knowledge about money and provides an overall picture of 15-year-olds' ability to apply their accumulated knowledge and skills to real-life situations involving financial issues and decisions. Over the past decades, developed and emerging countries and economies have become increasingly concerned about the level of financial literacy of their citizens, particularly among young people. This initially stemmed from concern about the potential impact of shrinking public and private welfare systems, shifting demographics, including the ageing of the population in many countries, and the increased sophistication and expansion of financial services. Many young people face financial decisions and are consumers of financial services in this evolving context. As a result, financial literacy is now globally recognised as an essential life skill
resource.governmentPublication
international or intergovernmental publication
Literary Form
non fiction
Main title
PISA 2015 Results (Volume IV)
Medium
electronic resource:
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Responsibility statement
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development
Series statement
PISA,, 19963777
Sub title
Students' Financial Literacy
Table Of Contents
Students' experience with money and their performance in financial literacy -- How performance in financial literacy varies within countries and across student characteristics -- What is pisa? -- Reader's guide -- Student performance in financial literacy -- Assessing financial literacy in PISA 2015 -- Overview: Students' financial literacy -- PISA 2015 Technical background -- The development and implementation of PISA: A collaborative effort -- PISA 2015 data -- Executive summary -- Students' financial literacy, behaviour and expectations -- Foreword and acknowledgements -- What PISA 2015 financial literacy results imply for policy
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