Presentations

Presentations 2021-03-31T16:51:23+00:00

Financial Literacy and the Timing of Tax-Preferred Savings Account Withdrawals
Presentation by Marianne Laurin (RSI) for an an informal online seminar organized by the Research Chair in Intergenerational Economics and the Retirement and Savings Institute, March 29, 2021. This presentation was based on her master’s thesis.

Se serrer la ceinture – Pour combien de temps encore ?
Conference by Philippe d’Astous, RSI member, as part of a day of virtual conferences under the theme “Les consommateurs et la COVID-19”, for the benefit of Option consommateurs, March 25, 2021.

Les effets de la crise sanitaire sur la santé financière des Québécois
Presentation by Philippe d’Astous, RSI member, as part of the 2021 winter conferences of the Fondation Claude Masse, March 23, 2021, demonstrating the results of a survey of Quebec households and the pandemic carried out at the RSI.
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Covid-19 : Bilan de la surmortalité au Québec et en Colombie-Britannique
Presentation by Yann Décarie, RSI Research Officer, during the Midis-Webinaire series of the QICSS, March 16, 2021, on the topic of a working paper by the Research Chair in Intergenerational Economics.

Can Wealth Buy Health? A Model of Pecuniary and Non-Pecuniary Investments in Health
Presentation by Panos Margaris (Concordia University) for an an informal online seminar organized by the Research Chair in Intergenerational Economics and the Retirement and Savings Institute, March 15, 2021.

Loss-Averse Tax Manipulation and Tax-Preferred Savings
Presentation by Derek Messacar (Statistics Canada, Memorial University of Newfoundland) for an an informal online seminar organized by the Research Chair in Intergenerational Economics and the Retirement and Savings Institute, February 15, 2021.

Modeling Joint Lives within Families and Impact on Annuities
Presentation by Arthur Charpentier (UQAM) for an an informal online seminar organized by the Research Chair in Intergenerational Economics and the Retirement and Savings Institute, February 1, 2021.

Should we subsidize assisted reproductive technologies?
Presentation by Marie-Louise Leroux (UQAM) for an an informal online seminar organized by the Research Chair in Intergenerational Economics and the Retirement and Savings Institute, January 18, 2021.

Nursing Homes in Equilibrium: Implications for Long-term Care Policies
Presentation by Tatyana Koreshkova (Concordia University) for an informal online seminar organized by the Retirement and Savings Institute and the Research Chair in Intergenerational Economics, November 30, 2020.

COVID-19 : finances personnelles et finances publiques au Québec
Presentation by David Boisclair at the fall 2020 virtual colloquium of the Communauté de pratique Coût par parcours de soins et de services (CPSS) des établissements de soins de santé du Québec., November 26, 2020.

Cognitive Decline, Self-Control, and Commitment Device
Presentation by Minjoon Lee (Carleton University) for an informal online seminar organized by the Retirement and Savings Institute and the Research Chair in Intergenerational Economics, November 16, 2020

Les Canadiens sont-ils en voie d’être bien préparés pour la retraite?
Presentation by Pierre-Carl Michaud for an webinar organized by ARASQ related to the RSI Canadians’ Preparation for Retirement (CPR) report, October 21, 2020.

Comments by Philippe d’Astous on four presentations on financial literacy given at GFLEC’s Cherry Blossom Emerging Researchers Forum, October 15, 2020.

La cigale et la fourmi? Finances personnelles et publiques en temps de pandémie
Presentation by Pierre-Carl Michaud for HEC Montréal’s Midis de la recherche series, October 14, 2020.

Spotlight on Income and employment
Pierre-Carl Michaud took part in this virtual panel as part of a conference organized by the CRDCN, October 5, 2020.

An Innovative Tool to Assess Canadians’ Retirement Preparation
Presentation by Pierre-Yves Yanni and Pierre-Carl Michaud for a Global Risk Institute National Pension Hub Seminar (NPH Insight Series) to introduce an innovative RSI tool, the Canadians’ Preparation for Retirement (CPR) calculator, August 27, 2020.

Managing a Pension Fund Through a Crisis
Webinar with David Denison, Jim Leech and Henri-Paul Rousseau for a C.D. Howe Institute event, August 12, 2020.

Frames, Incentives and Information: A Study of How They Impact Claiming Behavior in Canada
Presentation by Franca Glenzer at the World Risk and Insurance Economics Congress (WRIEC), an ARIA event, on a forthcoming working paper co-authored with Pierre-Carl Michaud and Stefan Staubli, August 7, 2020.

Long-Term Care Insurance: Information Frictions and Selection
Presentation by Pierre-Carl Michaud during the Brain to Society: Decision and Behavior Seminar Series, Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University, Montréal, 16 January, 2020. This presentation is based on a working paper.

Tax-Sheltered Retirement Accounts: Can Financial Education Improve Decisions?
Presentation de Pierre-Carl Michaud during a Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich Research Seminar, Zürich, Switzerland, 16 December, 2019. This presentation is based on a working paper.

Tax-Sheltered Retirement Accounts: Can Financial Education Improve Decisions?
Presentation by Pierre-Carl Michaud at the Luxembourg Institute of Socio-Economic Research (LISER), during the “Research Seminar Series (RSS)“, Esch-sur-Alzette, Luxembourg, 22 October, 2019. This presentation is based on a working paper.

Presentation by Bernard Morency at the 2019 ACPM National Conference, September 2019.

Retirement Readiness 2018
Presentation by Pierre-Carl Michaud at the National Pension Hub (NPH) Research Day of the Global Risk Institute, for the session “Canada Pension Plans”, Toronto, 18 July 2019. Presentation for the projet Canadians’ Preparation for Retirement (CPR), carried out with the support of NPH/GRI.

Tax-Sheltered Retirement Accounts: Can Financial Education Improve Decisions?
Presentation by Philippe d’Astous on working paper 19-02 at the 53rd Annual Conference of the Canadian Economics Association (CEA), Banff, 1 June, 2019.

Tax-sheltered Retirement Accounts: Can Financial Education Improve Decisions?
Presentation by Martin Boyer on working paper 19-02 the 59the conference of the Société canadienne de science économique (SCSE), which took place in Québec City May 8-10, 2019.

Understanding Joint Retirement
Presentation by Pierre-Carl Michaud at the Journée d’études : Famille et Retraite at l’INED, 7 May, 2019.

Tax-Sheltered Retirement Accounts: Can Financial Education Improve Decisions?
Presentation de Philippe d’Astous during the 5th Cherry Blossom Financial Education Institute, Washington, U.S., 11 April, 2019. This presentation is based on a working paper.

Tax-Sheltered Retirement Accounts: Can Financial Education Improve Decisions?
Professor Philippe d’Astous presented the research results of this working paper during the April 10, 2019 institute event: “RRSP or TFSA: Can We Help Savers Make Better Contribution Choices?

Tax-Sheltered Retirement Accounts: Can Financial Education Improve Decisions?
Presentation by Pierre-Carl Michaud for: OCGSE Seminars of the University of Ottawa, 5 April, 2019.

Tax-Sheltered Retirement Accounts: Can Financial Education Improve Decisions?
Presentation by Pierre-Carl Michaud at the 10e École Thématique CNRS sur l’Évaluation des Politiques Publiques (ETEPP), Aussois, France, 20 March, 2019.

Choosing Between Post-tax and Tax-deferred Investments-Evidence from an Incentivized Survey
Presentation by Philippe d’Astous as part of the Center for Financial Planning (CFP Board) colloquium, Virginia, U.S., 21 February, 2019.

Tax-Sheltered Retirement Accounts: Can Financial Education Improve Decisions?
Pierre-Carl Michaud, Director of the institute, presented the research results of this working paper at the National Research Symposium on Financial Literacy, in Toronto, November 26, 2018.
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LTCI: Knowledge Barriers, Risk Perceptions and Adverse Selection
Presentation by Pierre-Carl Michaud at the Canadian Living Benefits Seminar 2018, Mississauga, 18 October, 2018.

Outils de décaissement : rentes viagères et hypothèques inversées
Presentation by Pierre-Carl Michaud at a workshop-conference of the Retirement and Savings Institute: Managing Financial Risks Associated with Old Age
, Montréal, 25 September, 2018.

L’assurance de soins de longue durée au Canada : perceptions et responsabilité
Presentation by Martin Boyer at a workshop-conference of the Retirement and Savings Institute: 
Managing Financial Risks Associated with Old Age, Montréal, 25 September, 2018.

52nd Annual Conference of the CEA
Presentation at the 
52nd conference of theCanadian Economics Association (CEA), which took place in Montreal, June 1-3:
Long-Term Care Insurance: Knowledge Barriers, Risk Perception and Adverse Selection

Présentation de Pierre-Carl Michaud

Long-term Care Insurance: Knowledge Barriers, Risk Perception and Adverse Selection
Presentation by Pierre-Carl Michaud at a GFLEC event, the 
4th Cherry Blossom Financial Education Institute, Washington D.C.,
12 April, 2018.

Long-term Care Insurance: Knowledge Barriers, Risk Perception and Adverse Selection
Presentation by Pierre-Carl Michaud at a Netspar event, the
International Pension Workshop ’18, Leiden, Pays-Bas, 18 January, 2018. This presentation is based on a working paper.