Pension Funds and Sustainable Investment: Challenges and Opportunities – Now available via Open Access

Interested in sustainable investing? From historical roots to future trends, our new book Pension Funds and Sustainable Investment: Challenges and Opportunities, edited by Profs P. Brett Hammond, Raimond Maurer, and Olivia S. Mitchell, offers a comprehensive view of environmental, social, and governance criteria in pension fund investing. This volume delves into ethical/financial considerations as well as potential risks and rewards of ESG integration in pension funds. Read More

4 Innovative Ways Women Can Supplement Their Paychecks and Grow Wealth in 2024

Women’s median weekly earnings rose to 83.8% of men’s in 2023, up from 82.9% the year before, moving toward closing the pay gap. Dr. Olivia S. Mitchell, Wharton School professor, proposes that women build their financial literacy through education and financial advice.Read More

Study: Education level should drive decisions on Social Security, annuities

Lifetime income & education levels should inform key financial decisions in retirement, including when to claim social security and how to invest, report Wharton researcher Olivia S. Mitchell, with Goethe University Frankfurt scholars Vanya Horneff and Raimond Maurer. Via InsuranceNewsNet. Read More