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המרכז לפנסיה, ביטוח ואוריינות פיננסית
The Pensions, Insurance and Financial Literacy Research Center (P.I.F)

Events


Conference: The New World of Pensions and Retirement: An International Economic and Psychological Perspective

The third PIF conference, The New World of Pensions,  took place at the Ben-Gurion University of the Negev on March 26th, 2018.

The conference Brought together specialists from the US, Europe, and Israel, in order to present their perspectives on their national pension systems, to foster mutual learning and better policymaking.

At the end of the conference, we held a special session in honor of the retirement of Prof. Avia Spivak from the Ben-Gurion University of the Negev.

For full agenda and presentations go to the conference webpage.

 

Three-day research seminar on Aging, Retirement, and Pensions

The seminar took place at the Leonardo Hotel in Ashkelon on March 27th – 29th, 2018.

The event was sponsored by the Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities in order to bring together senior and junior researchers as well as policy makers from Israel and elsewhere to discuss issues related to aging, retirement, and pensions through lectures and informal discussions.

For full agenda and presentations go to the conference webpage.

 

Conference: Financial Literacy: Research and Practice

The conference took part on March 3, 2016. The event was comprised of three sessions. The first session consisted of lectures by three leading researchers who provided a comprehensive and critical perspective on this domain. The second session presented the work done in this domain by the state, the financial industry and NGOs. The last session saw young researchers who were given an opportunity to present their work, and received feedback from experienced researchers and practitioners. 

For full agenda and presentations go to the conference webpage.

 

Conference: Choosing for Tomorrow – The future of pension savings in Israel

The Center was launched in November 2014 with a conference aimed at researchers, decision-makers and policy-makers in the fields of pensions and financial education. The conference featured prominent speakers including by Dr. Karnit Flug, the Governor of the Central Bank of Israel, Prof. Eugene Kandel, the Head of the Prime Minister’s Office National Economic Council, and Ms. Dorit Salinger, the Director of the Ministry of Finance’s Capital Markets, Insurance and Savings Department.

For full agenda and presentations go to the conference webpage.