Research Focus

The research focus of Professor Aprea's chair lies in the following areas:

  • Financial and Economic Literacy Education for the 21st Century
  • Sustainability Education
  • Connectivity of Vocational Learning and Teaching in the Era of Digital Transformation
  • Resilience in Learning and Professional Contexts
  • Curriculum Development and Instructional Design in Business and Economic Education
  • Design Thinking in Business and Economic Education

Research Projects

Digital Financial Literacy
Financial Shocks in the Corona Crisis
Working Hours, Workload and Resilience of Teachers
Understanding and Attitudes Towards old-age Provision in Germany
The Pension Rally
Aiding Women in Pension Planning
Teaching Quality in Consumer Financial Education
Financial Literacy Research Network (AFin)
Digital Tools in Socio-Economic Discussions
Financial Education in Germany

Selected Publications