Outside Activities

In addition to my position as a faculty member at Harvard, I am occasionally compensated for my participation in outside activities, such a speaking, reviewing, writing/editing articles or reports, consulting, and serving on panels/advisory boards.

I have received compensation or other payments in excess of $500 from the following organizations (this list is current as of 06/15/2017):

2017

National Bureau of Economic Research (non-profit economic research organization)

  • Research activities
  • Co-Director of the Household Finance working group

FINRA

  • Board of Governors

Connect Financial, LLC (financial technology company)

  • Consulting services

National Association of Government Defined Contribution Administrators

  • Invited speaker on pensions/saving/retirement issues

Florida Atlantic University Center for Economic Education

  • Invited speaker on behavioral economics and financial education

Cornell University

  • Invited speaker on household finance

Summit Consulting

  • Consulting services

2016

National Bureau of Economic Research (non-profit economic research organization)

  • Research activities
  • Co-Director of the Household Finance working group

FINRA

  • Board of Governors

Brigham Young University (institute of higher education)

  • Wheatley Institute Fellow

State Street Global Advisors (financial services firm)

  • Invited speaker on pensions/saving/retirement issues
  • Consulting on pensions/saving/retirement issues

The Urban Institute

  • Research paper

Journal of Investment Management (JOIM)

  • Invited speaker on behavioral economics and consumer financial regulation

Connect Financial, LLC (financial technology company)

  • Consulting services

National Council of State Legislatures

  • Invited speaker on pensions/saving/retirement issues

Boston Research Technologies

  • Invited speaker in academic program run for Vienna University of Business and Economics

Reverse Mortgage Funding

  • Invited webinar speaker on pensions/savings/retirement issues

RAND Corporation

  • Invited summer institute speaker

Florida Atlantic University

  • Consultant on a set of behavior economics lessons for high school AP Economics courses

Swarthmore College

  • Invited speaker

UC Berkeley

  • Invited speaker

2015

National Bureau of Economic Research (non-profit economic research organization)

  • Research activities
  • Co-Director of the Household Finance working group

FINRA

  • Board of Governors

Investment Company Institute (industry organization)

  • Invited speaker on pensions/saving/retirement issues

Brigham Young University (institute of higher education)

  • Wheatley Institute Fellow
  • Invited speaker on pensions/saving/retirement issues

State Street Global Advisors (financial services firm)

  • Invited speaker on pensions/saving/retirement issues
  • Consulting on pensions/saving/retirement issues

TIAA-CREF (financial services firm)

  • Research activities
  • Invited speaker on pensions/saving/retirement issues
  • Judges panel for the Samuelson Award

 

BNY Mellon (financial services firm)

  • Invited speaker on pensions/saving/retirement issues

Institutional Investor Forums (industry organization)

  • Invited speaker on pensions/saving/retirement issues

2014

National Bureau of Economic Research (non-profit economic research organization)

  • Research activities
  • Co-Director of the Household Finance working group

FINRA

  • Board of Governors

Brigham Young University (institute of higher education)

  • Wheatley Institute Fellow

State Street Global Advisors (financial services firm)

  • Invited speaker on pensions/saving/retirement issues
  • Consulting on pensions/saving/retirement issues

AARP

  • Consulting on pensions/saving/retirement issues
  • Report on automatic enrollment in savings plans

TIAA-CREF (financial services firm)

  • Judges panel for the Samuelson Award

2013

National Bureau of Economic Research (non-profit economic research organization)

  • Research activities
  • Co-Director of the Household Finance working group

Brigham Young University (institute of higher education)

  • Wheatley Institute Fellow

Stanford University

  • Conference participation

TIAA-CREF (financial services firm)

  • Invited speaker on pensions/saving/retirement issues

State Street Global Advisors (financial services firm)

  • Consulting on pensions/saving/retirement issues

Government of Canada

  • Invited speaker on behavioral economics and public policy

2012

National Bureau of Economic Research (non-profit economic research organization)

  • Research activities
  • Co-Director of the Household Finance working group

State Street Global Advisors (financial services firm)

  • Invited speaker on pensions/saving/retirement issues
  • Consulting on pensions/saving/retirement issues

PIMCO (financial services firm)

  • Invited speaker in pensions/saving/retirement issues

 American Bankers Association (financial services industry association)

  • Invited speaker on pensions/saving/retirement issues

The World Bank (NGO)

  • Book chapter on defined contribution savings plans

Dartmouth College (institute of higher education)

  • Chair of economics department visiting committee

University of Wisconsin (institute of higher education)

  • Associate editor of the Journal of Human Resources

Council for Economic Education (non-profit financial and economic literacy organization)

  • Member of review committee for updated K-12 financial literacy standards

2011

National Bureau of Economic Research (non-profit economic research organization)

  • Research activities
  • Co-Director of the Household Finance working group

Social Security Advisory Board

  • Chair of the Social Security Advisory Board Technical Panel

Brigham Young University (institute of higher education)

  • Consulting on financial education initiatives for students

 The World Bank (NGO)

  • Invited speaker on pensions/saving/retirement issues

TIAA-CREF (financial services firm)

  • Winner Paul A. Samuelson Award

State Street Global Advisors (financial services firm)

  • Invited speaker on pensions/saving/retirement issues
  • Consulting on pensions/saving/retirement issues

Federal Reserve Bank of Boston (central bank)

  • Consulting on design of the Survey of Consumer Payment Choice
  • Community Development Research Advisory Council member

 

2010

National Bureau of Economic Research, Social Security Advisory Board, Mathematica Policy Research, Columbia University, American Economic Association, University of Washington, Brookings Institution Press, Harding House Publishers, University of Wisconsin, Diversified Investment Advisors, Brigham Young University, National Institutes of Health

2009

National Bureau of Economic Research, Fidelity Investments, Prudential, Wellesley College, University of Michigan, University of Wisconsin, Georgia State University, Professional Insurance Marketing Association, National Institutes of Health

2008

National Bureau of Economic Research, Fidelity Investments, Alliance Bernstein, University of Wisconsin, Austrian National Bank, Institute for Quantitative Research in Finance, Behavioral Finance Forum, Netspar, 

2007

National Bureau of Economic Research, Fidelity Investments, Callan Associates, TIAA-CREF, University of Wisconsin, Brigham Young University, University of Michigan, National Institutes of Health

My affiliations with other organizations are listed on my CV which can be accessed from my Harvard Kennedy School web page: http://www.hks.harvard.edu/about/faculty-staff-directory/brigitte-madrian