• Abstract

    This study delves into the bibliometric characteristics of the literature on women's financial literacy, meticulously curated from the Scopus database. By focusing on this emerging field, the research utilizes advanced bibliometric analyses like citation network analysis and author co-citation analysis to unveil key themes and detect pairs of studies that are frequently cited together, showcasing the interconnectedness of research within the realm of Women’s financial literacy. Employing tools such as VOS Viewer and R Software for a comprehensive analysis, the study highlights a marked increase in publications related to women's financial literacy in 2021, indicating a peak in research activity and an escalating recognition of its importance both academically and socially. A notable finding is the prominence of the Journal of Corporate Finance, which has emerged as a leading publication in this area due to its high citation rate, underscoring its significant role in shaping discourse and policies on financial literacy. Additionally, the author Lusardi A. is identified as a key figure whose contributions have significantly influenced the field, as evidenced by the high citation count. The research also points out the substantial contributions from the United States and India, signaling their pivotal roles in advancing the literature on women's financial literacy and highlighting the global interest and diverse contexts under which this topic is studied. Overall, this study provides a comprehensive insight into the bibliometric landscape of research on women's financial literacy, detailing the contributions of influential journals, authors, and the geographical distribution of research output. Through a methodical approach and the application of advanced bibliometric tools, it significantly enriches the understanding of the scholarly network and thematic evolution within this crucial area of study.

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Lavanya, R., & Mamilla, R. (2024). Mapping the landscape: A bibliometric analysis of determinants influencing financial literacy among women . Multidisciplinary Reviews, 7(7), 2024138. https://doi.org/10.31893/multirev.2024138
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