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  • Ann Arbor, MI - 2 Days
    Thursday
    September 14
    2017

    Behavioral Finance Symposium

    WE’RE NOT ROBOTS. FINANCIAL POLICY SHOULDN’T ACT LIKE WE ARE.

    Keynote Remarks by Nobel Laureate Robert J. Shiller, Sterling Professor of Economics at Yale University and
    Diana Farrell, Founding CEO & President, JPMorgan Chase Institute
    Co-hosted with ideas42

    Significant strides in consumer protection, investment advice rules, retirement security policies, fintech innovations on credit, investment, insurance, payments and financial management have been made as a result of behavioral research and innovation over the last decade.

    This symposium takes stock of what we have learned, explores where progress or retrenchment has occurred, and charts paths for future research, product innovation and better policies at all levels. We will be exploring four areas in depth: consumer finance, investment and retirement security, micro-enterprise and small business, and macro financial stability.

    For a full list of speakers and additional information, visit http://financelawpolicy.umich.edu/behavioral-finance-symposium/

    About ideas42:

    ideas42 has a clear mission: to use our unique experience at the forefront of behavioral science to change millions of lives. We create innovative solutions to tough problems in economic mobility, health, education, consumer finance, energy efficiency and international development. Our approach is based on a deep understanding of human behavior and why people make the decisions they do. Working closely with our partners from government, foundations, NGOs and companies, we have more than 80 active projects in the United States and around the world.

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  • Mumbai, India - 1 Day
    Thursday
    September 14
    2017

    Investing for Impact in Education

    The one day gathering will bring together a diverse group of funders and resource providers to build cross-sector partnerships that drive greater and more effective investment in the Education Sector. Practicing experts and thought leaders will have opportunities to share different approaches to investing as well as address some of the current gaps and challenges in the sector.

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  • Virtual - 1 Day
    Thursday
    September 14
    2017

    Careers in Global Health – Thinking Outside of the Box: Webinar

    Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 04:00 PM until 05:05 PM

    Global Health University offers free webinars with leading experts in global health and social entrepreneurship.

    Learn from leading experts about unique careers in global health. The webinar will include guidance and advice from five panelists, as well as ample opportunity to ask the speakers questions.  Gain insight about paths to a career in global health, how to start a fulfilling career, and key tools for the hiring process, etc.

    Day and Time: Thursday, September 14, 4-5pm Eastern Time

    Webinar Panelists:​

    • Sam Daley-Harris, CEO, Center for Citizen Empowerment and Transformation, A Project of RESULTS Educational Fund
    • Rebecca Hardin, Associate Professor, School of Natural Resources and Environment, University of Michigan
    • Eve Heyn, Managing Editor, New York-Presbyterian Hospital, and Global Health Communications Expert
    • James Nardella, Principal, Skoll Foundation
    • Daniel Palazuelos, Assistant Director, Hiatt Global Health Equity Residency, Brigham and Women’s Hospital; Cannon Society Teaching Fellow, Harvard Medical School
    • Moderated by Jennifer Staple-Clark, Founder and CEO, Unite For Sight
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