TITLE

Laurence Kotlikoff on Financial Malpractice, Economic Thinking, and Pricing Out Passions

AUTHOR(S)
Lee, Shelley A.
PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
Journal of Financial Planning;Nov2007, Vol. 20 Issue 11, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
An interview is presented with Laurence J. Kotlikoff, a professor of economic and president of Economic Security Planning Inc. Kotlikoff discusses financial malpractice and what he refers to as bad advice from financial planners. Kotlikoff says financial planning doesn't incorporate economic theory, which focuses on consumption smoothing, in which consumers level out their standard of living over a long period of time.
ACCESSION #
27518308

 

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