Angela Lyons

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics

Association Professor

440 Mumford Hall, 1301 W. Gregory Drive

Urbana, IL 61801

United States

http://https://ace.illinois.edu/directory/anglyons

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

29

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Scholarly Papers (29)

1.

Financial Literacy and Education Research Priorities

Journal of Financial Counseling and Planning, Vol. 20, No. 1, 2009
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 27 Feb 2013
National Institute of Food and Agriculture, Ohio State University (OSU), Iowa State University - Department of Human Development and Family Studies, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics, University of Georgia and University of Rhode Island
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financial education, financial literacy, financial research priorities

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Translating Financial Education into Behavior Change for Low-Income Populations

Journal of Financial Counseling and Planning, Vol. 17, No. 2, 2006
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 12 Mar 2013
Angela Lyons, Yunhee Chang and Erik Scherpf
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics, University of Mississippi and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Downloads 833 (41,092)

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financial education, financial socialization, low-income populations, program evaluation

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Credit Practices and Financial Education Needs of Midwest College Students

Networks Financial Institute Working Paper No. 2007-WP-23
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 08 Dec 2007
Angela Lyons
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics
Downloads 709 (50,940)
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Credit cards, credit debt, financial aid, financial literacy, college costs

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Building Financial Resilience Through Financial and Digital Literacy in South Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 18 Dec 2019 Last Revised: 20 May 2021
Angela Lyons, Josephine Kass-Hanna and Fan Liu
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics, University of Saint Joseph (Beirut) - Faculty of Business Administration and Management and Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University (XJTLU)
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financial inclusion, financial services, financial literacy, digital literacy, South Asia, Sub-Saharan Africa

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Fintech Development and Savings, Borrowing and Remittances: A Comparative Study of Emerging Economies

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 11 Sep 2020 Last Revised: 25 May 2021
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics, University of Saint Joseph (Beirut) - Faculty of Business Administration and Management and Federal University of ABC (UFABC)
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fintech, digital financial services, financial inclusion, emerging economies, vulnerable populations, financial security

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Gender and Marital Differences in Wealth and Investment Decisions: Implications for Researchers, Financial Professionals, and Educators

Networks Financial Institute Working Paper No. 2008-WP-02
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Mar 2008
Angela Lyons, Urvi Neelakantan and Erik Scherpf
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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Wealth, investments, risk tolerance, portfolio allocation, household bargaining, financial education

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The Credit Practices and Financial Education Needs of Community College Students

Journal of Financial Counseling and Planning, Vol. 14, No. 2, 2003
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 16 May 2013
Angela Lyons and Jennifer Hunt
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics and University of Illinois Extension
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Financial education, Finances, Credit, College students

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Behavioral Economics and Financial Decision Making

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 19 Jul 2021
Angela Lyons and Josephine Kass-Hanna
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics and University of Saint Joseph (Beirut) - Faculty of Business Administration and Management
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behavioral economics, cognitive biases, choice architecture, nudges, financial decisions

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The Evolution of Financial Services in the Digital Age

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 08 Jul 2021
Angela Lyons and Josephine Kass-Hanna
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics and University of Saint Joseph (Beirut) - Faculty of Business Administration and Management
Downloads 313 (134,906)
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digital financial services, advisory services, digitalization, fintech, financial inclusion, regulatory challenges

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A Multidimensional Approach to Defining and Measuring Financial Literacy in the Digital Age

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 08 Jul 2021
Angela Lyons and Josephine Kass-Hanna
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics and University of Saint Joseph (Beirut) - Faculty of Business Administration and Management
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digital financial literacy, digital literacy, financial literacy, measurement, methodological issues, multidimensional indices

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Impacts of Financial Literacy on the Loan Decisions of Financially Excluded Households in the People's Republic of China

ADBI Working Paper 923
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 11 Apr 2019
Angela Lyons, John Grable and Ting Zeng
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics, University of Georgia - Department of Housing & Consumer Economics and Southwestern University of Finance and Economics (SWUFE) - Research Institute of Economics & Management
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financial literacy, financial inclusion, loan usage, financially vulnerable populations, People’s Republic of China

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Impacts of Financial Literacy on Loan Demand of Financially Excluded Households in China

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 27 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 29 Nov 2017
Angela Lyons, John Grable and Ting Zeng
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics, University of Georgia - Department of Housing & Consumer Economics and Southwestern University of Finance and Economics (SWUFE) - Research Institute of Economics & Management
Downloads 253 (167,849)
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financial literacy, financial inclusion, loan demand, financially vulnerable populations, China

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Impacts of Financial and Digital Inclusion on Poverty in South Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Oct 2020
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics, University of Saint Joseph (Beirut) - Faculty of Business Administration and Management and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Downloads 232 (183,113)
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poverty, food insecurity, financial inclusion, digital finance, South Asia, Sub-Saharan Africa

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A Simultaneous Model of Youth Entrepreneurship and Financial Inclusion Across Developing Countries

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 16 Oct 2017
Angela Lyons and Sergio Contreras
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics and Universidad Catolica del Norte
Downloads 231 (183,113)
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youth entrepreneurship, financial inclusion, financial services, financial constraints, developing countries, small businesses, microenterprises, dual causality

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For Better or Worse: Financial Decision-Making Behavior of Married Couples?

NFI Working Paper No. 2007-WP-14
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 13 May 2007
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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Are Financial Education Programs Meeting the Needs of Financially Disadvantaged Consumers?

NFI Working Paper No. 2007-WP-02
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 14 May 2007
Angela Lyons and Yunhee Chang
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics and University of Mississippi
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financial education, behavior change, disadvantaged consumers

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Infrastructure, Urbanization, and the Financial Inclusion of Chinese Households

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 03 Aug 2017
Angela Lyons, John Grable and Ting Zeng
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics, University of Georgia - Department of Housing & Consumer Economics and Southwestern University of Finance and Economics (SWUFE) - Research Institute of Economics & Management
Downloads 207 (202,977)
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Infrastructure, Urbanization, Banking, Financial Inclusion, Credit, Microfinance, China

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What's in a Score? Differences in Consumers' Credit Knowledge Using OLS and Quantile Regressions

NFI Working Paper No. 2007-WP-01
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 14 May 2007
Angela Lyons
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics
Downloads 192 (217,216)
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A Methodological Overview to Defining and Measuring “Digital” Financial Literacy

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 29 Apr 2021
Angela Lyons and Josephine Kass-Hanna
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics and University of Saint Joseph (Beirut) - Faculty of Business Administration and Management
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financial literacy, digital literacy, digital financial literacy, measurement, multidimensional indices, methodological issues

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A Multidimensional Approach to Measuring Vulnerability to Poverty of Syrian Refugees in Lebanon

Economic Research Forum Working Paper No. 1472
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 23 Feb 2021 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2021
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics, University of Saint Joseph (Beirut) - Faculty of Business Administration and Management and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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multidimensional poverty, poverty measurement, vulnerability, economic livelihoods, refugees, humanitarian assistance, Middle East, North Africa

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Financial Inclusion, Financial Literacy and Economically Vulnerable Populations in the Middle East and North Africa

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 15 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2018
Angela Lyons and Josephine Kass-Hanna
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics and University of Saint Joseph (Beirut) - Faculty of Business Administration and Management
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Financial Inclusion, Financial Literacy, Economically Vulnerable Populations, Refugees, Middle East, North Africa

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How Does Marriage Affect the Allocation of Assets in Women's Defined Contribution Plans?

CRR Working Paper No. 2004-28
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 20 Jun 2008
Angela Lyons and Tansel Yilmazer
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics and Ohio State University
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A Cross-Country Analysis of Population Aging and Financial Security

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 09 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 13 Jan 2018
Angela Lyons, John Grable and So-Hyun Joo
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics, University of Georgia - Department of Housing & Consumer Economics and Texas Tech University
Downloads 78 (417,540)
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Population Aging, Financial Security, Financial Inclusion, Savings, Old Age, Retirement, Public Pension Spending

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Starting a New Chapter: The Role of Credit Counseling in Helping Debtors Recover from Bankruptcy

Networks Financial Institute Working Paper 2010-WP-06
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 21 Nov 2010
Angela Lyons, Shawn Howard and Erik Scherpf
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics, Money Management International and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Downloads 73 (433,240)
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Bankruptcy, financial education, credit counseling

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No Pain, No Strain: Impact of Health on the Financial Security of Older Americans

NFI Working Paper No. 2007-WP-12
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 13 May 2007
Angela Lyons and Hyungsoo Kim
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics and University of Kentucky
Downloads 69 (446,460)
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A Multidimensional Approach to Poverty that Strengthens the Humanitarian-Development Nexus

T20 Policy Brief, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 29 Apr 2021
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics, University of Saint Joseph (Beirut) - Faculty of Business Administration and Management and UN World Food Programme
Downloads 57 (490,592)

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poverty, poverty measurement, vulnerability, resiliency, economic livelihoods, humanitarian assistance

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The Sensitivity of Rice Yields to Weather Variation in Colombia

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 02 Mar 2022
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics, Students, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences and University Center at Spanish Naval Academy
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rice yields, irrigation, rainfed, temperature, precipitation, food security

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A Methodological Overview to Defining and Measuring 'Digital' Financial Literacy

Financial Planning Review, June 9, 2021; https://doi.org/10.1002/cfp2.1113
Posted: 11 Jun 2021
Angela Lyons and Josephine Kass-Hanna
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics and University of Saint Joseph (Beirut) - Faculty of Business Administration and Management

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Gender Differences in Attitudes Towards Driving and Demand for Private Insurance: Evidence from Middle Class Drivers

Transportation Research Part F: Traffic Psychology and Behaviour, Vol. 47, p. 72-85, May 2017
DOI/10.1016/j.trf.2017.04.022
Posted: 11 May 2017
Getulio Vargas Foundation (FGV) - Sao Paulo School of Business Administration, Getulio Vargas Foundation (FGV) - Finance, Accounting and Controllership Department of Fundação Getulio Vargas (São Paulo, Brazil) and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics

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Gender Differences, Risk Taking, Attitude towards Driving, Insurance, Traffic Safety, Behavioral Finance