Nadia Karamcheva Discussing “Trends in Family Wealth, 1989 to 2013”

LUNCH FORUM
Join us on Wednesday, January 18th at Noon
with Nadia Karamcheva of CBO discussing “Trends in Family Wealth, 1989 to 2013” in the United States”
Wednesday, January 18th
Noon – 1:00 p.m.
Location:  Cato Institute
Washington, D.C. 20005

Nadia Karamcheva is an economist at the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) in Washington DC. Prior to joining CBO, she worked as a research associate at the Urban Institute. Her research interests span a broad range of topics in labor economics and applied econometrics, with emphasis on retirement and the economics of aging. Her current work explores policy relevant topics related to Social Security, private pension plans, and labor force participation and savings behavior of older adults.

She has a Ph.D. in Economics from Boston College, an M.A. in Economics from the same university and a B.A. in Economics and Business Administration from the American University in Bulgaria.

Recent Trends in Morality and the Impact on Entitlements

Recent Trends in Morality and the Impact on Entitlements
with Stephen Goss
Wednesday, July 20
Noon to 1:00pm

Cato Institute
1000 Massachusetts Ave NW
Washington, DC 20001

Steve Goss has been Chief Actuary at the Social Security Administration since 2001.  Mr. Goss joined the Office of the Chief Actuary in 1973 after graduating from the University of Virginia with a MA in Mathematics.  He graduated from the University of Pennsylvania in 1971 with a BA, majoring in mathematics and economics. Mr. Goss is a member of the Society of Actuaries, the American Academy of Actuaries, the National Academy of Social Insurance, the Social Insurance Committee of the American Academy of Actuaries, and the Social Security Retirement and Disability Income Committee of the Society of Actuaries.

Financial Illiteracy Meets Conflicted Advice: The Case of Thrift Savings Plan Rollovers

For a Lunch Meeting with Guest Speaker: 

John Turner

turner

 Director, Pension Policy Center 

Who will discuss his paper

“Financial Illiteracy Meets Conflicted Advice: The Case of Thrift Savings Plan Rollovers” 

This paper is coauthored with Bruce Klein of the Pension Policy Center and Norman Stein of Drexel University Law School. 

Wednesday April 22, 2015 

Noon-1:00 p.m. 

Location: 

Cato Institute

1000 Massachusetts Ave NW>

Washington, DC

John A. Turner is Director of the Pension Policy Center, which provides research and consulting on social security, pension policy, and retirement planning.  Previously, he worked in the AARP Public Policy Institute, the International Labor Office in Geneva, Switzerland, and in research offices at the U.S. Social Security Administration and the U.S. Labor Department.

Jagadeesh Gokhale Discusses SSDI Reform

Jagadeesh Gokhale
Senior Fellow
Cato Institute

He will discuss his new paper: A New Approach to SSDI Reform

Jagadeesh Gokhale is recognized internationally as an expert on entitlement reform, labor productivity and compensation, U.S. fiscal policy and the impact of fiscal policy on future generations. He works with Cato’s Project on Social Security Choice to develop reforms for programs such as Social Security and Medicare.

Jagadeesh Gokhale Discusses State and Local Pension Plans

For a Breakfast Meeting with Guest Speaker:

Jagadeesh Gokhale

Senior Fellow at Cato Institute

and author of

“State and local pension plans: funding status, asset management, and a look ahead.”

Tuesday, July 24th, 2012

8:30 a.m.

Investment Company Institute

1401 H St NW, 12th Floor

Washington, DC 20005

Dr. Gokhale is recognized internationally as an expert on entitlement reform, labor productivity and compensation, U.S. fiscal policy and the impact of fiscal policy on future generations.

He works with Cato’s Project on Social Security Choice to develop reforms for programs such as Social Security and Medicare. Gokhale served in 2002 as a consultant to the U.S. Department of Treasury and in 2003 as a visiting scholar with the American Enterprise Institute (AEI). He was the senior economic adviser to the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland from 1990 to 2003.

Dr. Gokhale holds a Ph.D. in economics from Boston University and is currently a member of the Social Security Advisory Board.