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Financial Decision Making and Retirement Security in an Aging World

Olivia S. Mitchell, P. Brett Hammond, and Stephen P. Utkus

Abstract

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 the Pension Research Council series ... More

Keywords: pensions, insurance, risk management, aging, financial decision making, retirement security

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2017 Print ISBN-13: 9780198808039
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: November 2017 DOI:10.1093/oso/9780198808039.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Olivia S. Mitchell, editor
International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans Professor; Professor of Business Economics and Public Policy; Professor of Insurance and Risk Management; Executive Director, Pension Research Council; Director, Boettner Center for Pensions and Retirement Research; all at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania

P. Brett Hammond, editor
Research Leader of the Client Analytics Group, The Capital Group

Stephen P. Utkus, editor
Research Leader of the Client Analytics Group, The Capital Group

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Contents

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Chapter 1 Introduction

Brett Hammond, Olivia S. Mitchell, and Stephen P. Utkus

Part I The Aging Brain and Financial Decision Making

Chapter 4 Retirement and Cognitive Functioning

Raquel Fonseca, Arie Kapteyn, and Gema Zamarro

Part II Tools for Retirement Planning and Decision Making

Chapter 5 Choosing a Financial Advisor

Hugh Hoikwang Kim, Raimond Maurer, and Olivia S. Mitchell

Chapter 6 Advice in Defined Contribution Plans

Gordon L. Clark, Maurizio Fiaschetti, and Peter Tufano

Chapter 7 Seven Life Priorities in Retirement

Surya Kolluri and Cynthia Hutchins

Chapter 8 Worker Choices About Payouts in Public Pensions

Robert L. Clark and Janet Raye Cowell

Part III Solutions and Opportunities

Chapter 9 Aging and Exploitation

Marguerite DeLiema and Martha Deevy

Chapter 10 Understanding and Combating Investment Fraud

Christine N. Kieffer and Gary R. Mottola