Angela Lyons

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

Association Professor

1301 W. Gregory Drive

Urbana, IL 61801

United States

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Scholarly Papers (14)

1.

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 Region
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fintech, digital financial services, financial inclusion, emerging economies, vulnerable populations, financial security

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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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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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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
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financial literacy, financial inclusion, loan demand, financially vulnerable populations, China

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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 University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Downloads 191 (201,772)
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youth entrepreneurship, financial inclusion, financial services, financial constraints, developing countries, small businesses, microenterprises, dual causality

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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 178 (214,682)
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Infrastructure, Urbanization, Banking, Financial Inclusion, Credit, Microfinance, China

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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
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digital financial services, advisory services, digitalization, fintech, financial inclusion, regulatory challenges

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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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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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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 (388,658)
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Population Aging, Financial Security, Financial Inclusion, Savings, Old Age, Retirement, Public Pension Spending

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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
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poverty, food insecurity, financial inclusion, digital finance, South Asia, Sub-Saharan Africa

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