Moshe A. Milevsky is a leading authority on the intersection of wealth management, financial mathematics and insurance.
As a tenured professor in a business school he has one foot planted squarely in the ivory tower and the other in the commercial world, with a unique communication style and talent for explaining complex ideas clearly and with humor.
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Moshe A. Milevsky is a finance professor at the Schulich School of Business at York University in Toronto. He is also a member of the graduate faculty in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics and Managing Director of PiLECo.
Moshe A. Milevsky has published 15 books (translated into 6 languages) and over sixty peer-reviewed scholarly papers in addition to hundreds of popular articles and blog pieces. In addition to being an award-winning author, he is a fin-tech entrepreneur with a number of U.S. patents and computational innovations in the retirement income space. He was named by Investment Advisor magazine as one of the 35 most influential people in the U.S. financial advisory business during the last 35 years, and he received a lifetime achievement award from the Retirement Income Industry Association.
My day-job at the University revolves around teaching undergraduate, graduate and doctoral students, courses on wealth management, investments, insurance, pensions and retirement planning.
As part of my academic responsibilities, I publish books, popular articles and technical papers, many of which you can download or link-to from this website.
My current research interests revolve around the area of financial history and the evolution of (retirement) insurance & annuity products over the centuries.
Pope Urban II is looking down at this from somewhere in Heaven’s Clermont and muttering to himself “Was that an option?” https://t.co/CLap4XfExv
#ergodicity Scary words, to anyone who knows the many tricks and techniques for computing expectations. “Target an average of 2% inflation over time” No wonder Bond market unhappy. They know math. https://t.co/brbwK1A7zx
@jm_aburto perhaps of interest. Created this chart for academic lecture back in May. Was told (by audience) that my assumptions too aggressive. Only a few months change to E[T] Perhaps not... https://t.co/PzoLAG65t6
The nonsense continues. https://t.co/WlExMTw1g4
I don’t like insurance with payouts triggered by highly subjective events. Too much conflict of interest. https://t.co/POR9wTJKbO
But they first have to quarantine in a hotel for 28 days. https://t.co/esk0uFSToh
The “annuity puzzle” is embedded in ignorance. https://t.co/M7uoYKPnTn