The aim of the workshop is to provide researches a friendly environment to present and discuss their latest research.

Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:
1. Rules/criteria for pension fund investment in relation to savings, capital markets and
economic growth in developing countries.
2. Pension fund investment in developing countries.
3. Pension plan design, risk sharing and distribution among generations, macroeconomic
aspects of ageing and retirement in developed and developing countries.
4. The need for annuities and other pay-out mechanisms and how it best can be met.
5. Pension plan design in light of labor market evolution, especially as it concerns new
traditional and emerging informal sectors.
6. Insurance: formal and informal.
7. The opportunities and challenges of infrastructure as an object of pension fund investment.
8. Institutions and rules for pension fund investment governance.
The second day of the workshop will emphasize considerations of policy and practice raised by the issues being discussed.

Participation in the workshop is free.

Date 28-29th, May, 2015
Location University Paris Dauphine (Paris) France
Place du Maréchal de Lattre de Tassigny, 75775 PARIS Cedex 16

Najat El Mekkaoui, University Paris Dauphine
Larry Beeferman, Harvard Law School
Philippe Bernard, University Paris Dauphine
Hippolyte d’Albis, PSE University Paris1, Panthéon-Sorbonne

Organization committee:
Yeganeh Forouheshfar, University Paris Dauphine
Marine De Talancé, University Paris Dauphine
Laurent Brembilla, University Paris Dauphine


  • Laboratoire d’Economie de Dauphine


Université Paris Dauphine Place du Maréchal de Lattre de Tassigny, Paris, 75775