Benartzi Says 401(k) Success Hinges on Improving Access, Removing 3 Obstacles: CFDD 2011
It’s not enough to think about improving outcomes.
How a Freethinking Economist Saved Your Retirement Portfolio
Research by economist Richard Thaler, a professor at the University of Chicago, has “nudged” vast numbers of Americans to a higher savings rate.
Emotion, Intuition Key to Advisor Use of Behavioral Finance
Advisors are looking to apply the principles of behavioral finance, but coming up with options to implement is not that simple.
Ariely and Benartzi, Wagner and Buie Debate the Future of Advice in Investment Advisor's December 2010 Issue
Top advisors and related experts open up about the future of advice in Investment Advisor's December issue cover story.
UCLA's Anderson School of Management Gives Up on Public Funding
The Anderson School of Management at the University of California at Los Angeles is preparing to forgo public funding in the face of California's budget crisis.
Man on a Mission
Brian Gaffney CEO, Allianz Global Investors Distributors; New York City What he's about: "I have a passion for seeing people who have been working their tails off...
The originators of the Save More Tomorrow (SMarT) system--Richard Thaler of the University of Chicago and Shlomo Benartzi of UCLA--describe SMarT as a "choice architecture...
Don't pigeonhole your Latino clients
Latino baby boomers in the United States make up a population group so diverse and heterogeneous that the common practice of lumping them into a...
Chubby boomers face greater disability
A recent study found that higher obesity rates could be increasing disability rates among those between the ages of 60 and 69 the Los Angeles...
Some folks hatch their best ideas while sitting at a desk, flossing their teeth or sipping joe at Starbucks. Not Shlomo Benartzi. His creativity is...