Luuk Perik presented research results on emotions and pension decision making at the Netspar Working Group "Economic and Psychological Aspects of Pension Choices and Pension Communication"
Lisa Brüggen treedt toe tot de Raad van Toezicht van het Nibud/ Lisa Brüggen joins supervisory board of Nibud.
Lisa Brüggen and Marike Knoef:'KVS-preadviezen' on behavioral economics and pensions; suggesting opt-out for self-employed (ZZPers).
How to design a good choice architecture for pension plans - read our new report
Our team has published two new research reports on increasing pension engagement.
Thomas Post gave a talk at the IIR Pensioen Forum on "Why pension plan participants are not (enough) engaged in retirement planning."
Lisa Brüggen has been appointed Professor in Financial Services.
Pieter Verhallen gave a talk at the RAND Behavioral Finance Forum on using peer effects for increasing retirement savings.
Thomas Post gave a talk at the Pleasure, Art & Science (PAS) festival on the current state of the Dutch pension system.
Thomas Post gave a talk at the American Risk and Insurance Association Annual Meeting on message framing and pension plan member engagement.
Thomas Post gave a talk at the NEST Insights Conference on "Why pension plan participants are not (enough) engaged in retirement planning."
Lisa Brüggen presented her paper "Financial Well-Being: A Conceptualization and Research Agenda" at the "Frontiers in Service" Conference in New York, which took place from June 22-25, 2017
Thomas Post gave a talk at the BISS Artificial Intelligence lecture on "Is Theory Dead? Using Big Data for Helping Consumers to Make Sound Financial Decisions."
Pension communication researcher Wiebke Eberhardt presented research results on framing at the European Marketing Academy (EMAC) Annual Conference. The joint research with Lisa Brüggen, Thomas Post, and Chantal Hoet illustrates the power of framing information in order to engage participants.
Our team has published a Netspar Design Paper on framing pension communication.
Pieter Verhallen presented research results on pension communication and peer effects at the Boulder Summer Conference on Consumer Financial Decision Making.
Lisa Brüggen moderated the 17th Maasdalseminar on "digital (pensionfund) communication", taking place at the AZL headquarter in Heerlen. Around 80 pension specialists gathered to listen to the four speakers from different backgrounds, to hear law students comment and challenge the speakers, and to engage in interesting discussions on how to make pension funds ready for the digital age.
Each year new scientific publications appear that could help substantially in improving pension communication practice - but unfortunately scientific journals often do not attract a wider audience. Together with wijzer in geldzaken we try to change that...
Pieter Verhallen presented research results on pension communication and peer effects at the International Pension Workshop in Leiden (The Netherlands).