2015 Best Paper Award Winners

Best Paper in Financial Planning – Sponsored by CFP Board of StandardsCFPBoard
Overconfidence, Optimism, and Risk Management
Vickie Bajtelsmit, Colorado State University
Jennifer Coats, Colorado State University

 

Best Paper in Retirement Income Planning – Sponsored by The American College     
theamericancollege An Exact, Optimal Strategy for Traditional vs. Roth IRA/401(k) Consumption During Retirement
James DiLellio, Pepperdine University
Dan Ostrov, Santa Clara University

 

Best Paper in Behavioral Finance – Sponsored by FinaMetrica 
FinaMetrica
Do Ants Turn Into Grasshoppers? The Habit of Thrift and Retirement Spending
Tao Guo, Texas Tech University
Michael Finke, Texas Tech University

 

Best Paper in Analytical Excellence – Sponsored by PlanPlus Inc.
logo Playing Favorites: Conflicts of Interest in Mutual Fund Management
Diane Del Guercio, University of Oregon
Egemen Genc, Erasmus University
Hai Tran, Loyola Marymount University