Discussion paper

DP8934 Household Finance: An Emerging Field

Household finance - the normative and positive study of how households use financial markets to achieve their objectives - has gained a lot of attention over the past decade and has become a field with its own identity, style and agenda. In this paper we review its evolution and most recent developments.


Guiso, L (2012), “DP8934 Household Finance: An Emerging Field”, CEPR Press Discussion Paper No. 8934. https://cepr.org/publications/dp8934