ESMT Open Lecture with Jörg Rocholl
Germans are saving a lot – and investing badly. Thus, they are rather poor compared to other Europeans, endangering their financial future. Pension funds, financing for education and research, and capital market development are all at risk. In this ESMT Open Lecture, Jörg Rocholl, president of ESMT Berlin, explains why Germans should reconsider their view on stocks and other investments. How can private savers optimize their investments? How can foundations invest wisely to fulfill their obligations? What can the state do to make funded retirement provision more attractive?
This lecture is part of the Science Week 2019 and will be held in German.
“Wealth for everyone”
When: Tuesday, November 5, 2019 at 18.00 p.m.
Where: ESMT Berlin, Schlossplatz 1, 10178 Berlin
Registration: starts at 17.30 p.m.
Speaker: Jörg Rocholl, President and Professor of Finance at ESMT Berlin
Please note that registration is required for this event. Register here.
About the speaker
Jörg Rocholl has been the president of ESMT since July 2011. He joined ESMT in July of 2007 as an associate professor. In July 2010 he was promoted to professor and awarded the first EY Chair in Governance and Compliance, which he held until June 2019. In September 2010 he was named as the associate dean of faculty and in April 2011, dean of faculty. Jörg holds both his PhD in Finance and Economics and his MPhil from Columbia Business School and received his "Diplom-Ökonom mit Auszeichnung" (Economics degree with distinction) from the Witten/Herdecke University in Germany.
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