Allison Schrager is an economist, journalist, and the author of An Economist Walks into a Brothel: And Other Unexpected Places to Understand Risk.
Schrager is the co-founder of the risk advisory firm LifeCycle Finance Partners, LLC and a journalist at Quartz. She has contributed to the Economist and Bloomberg Businessweek. Having earned a Ph.D. in economics from Columbia University, Schrager lectures at New York University and is based in New York City. Visit her online at AllisonSchrager.com.
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Economist Dr. Allison Schrager, author of An Economist Walks Into a Brothel and Other Unexpected Places to Understand Risk, explains how the risk management techniques of surfers, prostitutes, magicians, and soldiers might relate to our own investing and retirement planning. Plus, does it matter which assets you withdraw first from your retirement portfolio? Joe and Al dive deep on this […]