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International Network for Pensions, Aging, and Retirement Research (INPARR) Conference


The International Network for Pensions, Aging, and Retirement Research (INPARR) is hosting its third annual conference at the OECD Headquarters, Paris in June 2018. The theme for this year’s event is Consistency amid Complexity: Navigating the Future of Pensions and Retirement.

INPARR is a collaboration between CEPAR, the Pension Research Council at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania (USA) and Netspar at Tilburg University (The Netherlands). INPARR has as its mission the promotion and advancement of high-quality social science research on pensions, ageing, and retirement.


Speakers at this year’s event include:

Professor Eric French
Professor of Economics at University College London, Co-Director of the Centre for the Microeconomic Analysis of Public Policy (CPP) and Fellow at the Centre for Economic Policy Research

Professor William Gale
The Arjay and Frances Fearing Miller Chair in Federal Economic Policy, The Brookings Institution, Senior Fellow - Economic Studies,& Director - Retirement Security Project and Co-Director - Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center

Dr Simen Markussen
Senior Research Fellow, The Ragnar Frisch Centre for Economic Research and CEPAR Associate Investigator

Associate Professor Paul Smeets
Associate Professor in Finance, Maastricht University

Professor Susan Thorp
Professor of Finance, The University of Sydney Business School and CEPAR Associate Investigator

Associate Professor Amir Amel-Zadeh
Associate Professor of Accounting at Saïd Business School and Research Fellow at Green Templeton College, Oxford


The conference program is currently being finalised.

View the preliminary program here, and please visit this page regularly for updates before the conference.


If you are interested in attending this event please contact 

Wednesday, June 6, 2018 - 08:30
End date: 
Wednesday, June 6, 2018 - 17:30
OECD Headquarters, Paris