Women and Risk: First Panel

VIDEO November 17, 2013

Speaker / Author

David Babbel, Ph.D.

Senior Advisor, Charles River Associates

Prior to joining Charles River Associates as a senior advisor in the Finance Group, David Babbel was a senior financial economist in the Financial Sector Development Department of the World Bank and a vice president in the Financial Strategies Group, Fixed Income Division, as well as leader of the Insurance Services Group in the Pension and Insurance Department of Goldman Sachs. With over one hundred articles and publications to his credit, along with a number of books and monographs, Dr. Babbel is an expert in the fields of finance, investments, risk management, insurance and international finance. His specialties within these ... Read More

Marg Franklin

President of Marret Private Wealth Inc.

Margaret Franklin is the president of Marret Private Wealth Inc., a division of Marret Asset Management. Ms. Franklin has over 20 years of institutional and private client investment management experience. She has worked at Barclays Global Investors, State Street Global Advisors and Mercers in senior positions. In 2002, Marg moved from the institutional side of the business to work with private clients. Ms. Franklin is the former chairman of the board of governors of the global CFA Institute, is a past president of the Toronto CFA Society and is a CFA charter holder. She has a B.A. in Economics from McMaster ... Read More

David Kotok

CIO of Cumberland Advisors

David R. Kotok cofounded Cumberland Advisors in 1973 and has been its Chief Investment Officer since inception. He holds a B.S. in economics from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, an M.S. in organizational dynamics from The School of Arts and Sciences at the University of Pennsylvania, and an M.A. in philosophy from the University of Pennsylvania. Mr. Kotok’s articles and financial market commentaries have appeared in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Barron’s, and other publications. He is a frequent contributor to Bloomberg TV and Bloomberg Radio, Fox Business, and other media. Mr. Kotok has served as ... Read More

Catherine L. Mann, Ph.D.

Global Chief Economist, Citibank

Dr. Catherine L. Mann is the Global Chief Economist at Citibank since February 2018 where she is responsible for thought leadership, research guidance of a global team of economists, and cross-fertilization of research across macroeconomics, fixed-income, and equities. Prior to this position, she was Chief Economist at the OECD, where she also was Director of the Economics Department and was Finance Deputy to the G20 (2014-2017). Prior to the OECD, she held the Barbara '54 and Richard M. Rosenberg Professor of Global Finance at the International Business School, Brandeis University, where she also directed the Rosenberg Institute of Global Finance ... Read More