Financial Decision Making and Retirement Security in an Aging World by Olivia S. MitchellFinancial Decision Making and Retirement Security in an Aging World by Olivia S. Mitchell

Financial Decision Making and Retirement Security in an Aging World

EditorOlivia S. Mitchell, P. Brett Hammond, Stephen P. Utkus

Hardcover | October 27, 2017

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As the world's population lives longer, it will become increasingly important for plan sponsors, retirement advisors, regulators, and financial firms to focus closely on how older persons fare in the face of rising difficulties with cognition and financial management. This book offers state-of-the-art research and recommendations on how to evaluate when older persons need financial advice, help them make better financial decisions, and to identify policy options for handling these individual and social challenges efficiently and fairly. This latest volume in thePension Research Council series, draws lessons from theory and practice, and will be of interest to employees and retirees, consumers and researchers, and financial institutions working to design better retirement plan offerings.
Olivia S. Mitchell is the International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans Professor, Professor of Insurance and Risk Management and Business Economics and Public Policy, Executive Director of the Pension Research Council, and Director of the Boettner Center for Pensions and Retirement Research, all at the Wharton School of the Unive...
Title:Financial Decision Making and Retirement Security in an Aging WorldFormat:HardcoverDimensions:240 pages, 9.21 × 6.02 × 0 inPublished:October 27, 2017Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0198808038

ISBN - 13:9780198808039

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Table of Contents

1. Brett Hammond, Olivia S. Mitchell, and Steve Utkus: Introduction: Financial Decision Making and Retirement Security in an Aging WorldPart I: The Aging Brain and Financial Decision Making2. Wandi Bruine de Bruin: Aging and Competence in Decision-Making3. Keith Jacks Gamble: Challenges for Financial Decision Making at Older Ages4. 1. Raquel Fonseca, Arie Kapteyn, and Gema Zamarro: Retirement and Cognitive Functioning: International EvidencePart II: Tools for Retirement Planning and Decision Making5. Hugh Hoikwang Kim, Raimond Maurer, and Olivia S. Mitchell: Choosing a Financial Adviser: When and How to Delegate?6. Gordon L. Clark, Maurizio Fiaschetti, and Peter Tufano: Advice in Defined Contribution Plans7. 1. Surya Kolluri and Cynthia Hutchins: Seven Life Priorities in Retirement8. Robert L. Clark and Janet Raye Cowell: Worker Choices About Payouts in Public PensionsPart III: Solutions and Opportunities9. 1. Marguerite DeLiema and Martha Deevy: Aging and Exploitation: How Should the Financial Service Industry Respond?10. 1. Christine N. Kieffer and Gary R. Mottola: Understanding and Combating Investment Fraud