Longevity Analytics Explained
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.
Speaking & Lectures
Learn about his public keynote presentations and availability for speaking engagements.
University & Research
Learn about his teaching and research at the Schulich School of Business, York University.
Books & Writing
Learn about popular books and scholarly articles he has recently published.
Consulting & Coaching
Prof. Milevsky has interests in a number of commercial ventures, which are explained and disclosed here.
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 13 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.
In the U.S. there is a healthy debate on whether state pensions should invest in equities at all. In Canada the debate is how much leverage is prudent. Remember, we the taxpayers will have to bail them out if the “compound geometric return” is negative . #PutOptionsAreNotFree. https://t.co/ifkuhSD2JD
Oh dear, no. Please keep my name off it. Remember, Lorenzo Tonti was thrown in the Bastille. Died penniless. Not good precedent. https://t.co/pr0Ow7dOxg
[I guess my official title is "tontine theorist"] https://t.co/n3ncYRrgPN
That was cool... https://t.co/cmYz3VuazG
Very much looking forward to my visit and lecture in Sydney next month (although not the 18 hour flight.) https://t.co/wsYIFAy7No
Preparing lecture slides for this presentation. Have to remember not to overuse the word nudge. Might start with quote from Prince Charles (III): “He has risen well above his station in life”. https://t.co/1IBnd4jaX4
[Gratulacje. Let's hope they don't follow Hungary in a few years and change their mind...] https://t.co/V3lCwfw5CD
The expected value of a (very) random variable. Never forget the second moment of life. https://t.co/xPj3Zp8eO9
[Very interesting read. If your academic career goes "belly up", blame the thesis supervisor.] https://t.co/VrMIBBcQfk
[Excellent news. Finally. Next step is to regulate the use of "professor"] https://t.co/i0Ew86Y9Pg
[I think it sounds better than people in "poor vs. rich" health should manage their finances differently...] https://t.co/PbZJhJOzcU