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Allison Schrager

Columnist at Quartz

Allison Schrager is an economist and risk expert. She has a PhD in economics from Columbia University where her research focused on pension and labor market risk. After graduate school she worked in the finance industry developing new retirement investment strategies. Allison has consulted to the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank on pension risk and to the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development on entrepreneurship. Allison is also a widely published author; her writing on economics and finance has appeared in the Economist, BusinessWeek, The Atlantic, Wired, and Playboy. She currently writes a regular column on the future of retirement for Quartz.