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Pricing Climate Risk by Bob Litterman
   
The Chicago Booth Alumni Club of New York invites you to an evening with renowned academic and practioner Bob Litterman as he speaks about analyzing climate risk.

Cost: $25.00
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Robert Litterman (Speaker)

Bob Litterman is the Chairman of the Risk Committee and a founding partner of Kepos Capital, a New York City based systematic global macro firm. Prior to joining Kepos Capital in 2010, Bob enjoyed a 23-year career at Goldman, Sachs & Co., where he served in research, risk management, investments and thought leadership roles. He oversaw the Quantitative Investment Strategies Group in the Asset Management division. While at Goldman, Bob also spent six years as one of three external advisors to Singapore's Government Investment Corporation (GIC). Bob was named a partner of Goldman Sachs in 1994 and became head of the firm-wide risk function; prior to that role, he was co-head of the Fixed Income Research and Model Development Group with Fischer Black. During his tenure at Goldman, Bob researched and published a number of groundbreaking papers in asset allocation and risk management. He is the co-developer of the Black-Litterman Global Asset Allocation Model, a key tool in investment management, and has co-authored books including The Practice of Risk Management and Modern Investment Management: An Equilibrium Approach (Wiley & Co.). Bob earned a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Minnesota and a B.S. in Human Biology from Stanford University. He was inducted into Risk Magazine's Risk Management Hall of Fame and named the 2013 Risk Manager of the Year by the Global Association of Risk Professionals. In 2012, he was the inaugural recipient of the S. Donald Sussman Fellowship at MIT's Sloan School of Management. In 2008, Bob received the Nicholas Molodovsky Award from the CFA Institute Board as well as the International Association of Financial Engineers/SunGard Financial Engineer of the Year Award. He is also the Executive Editor of the Financial Analysts Journal. Bob serves on a number of boards, including Commonfund, where he was elected Chair in 2014, Resources For the Future, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, the Sloan Foundation, and World Wildlife Fund.
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Gilbert Ong MBA '09
gong@chicagobooth.edu

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Event Information
EVENT DATE:
Wednesday, Apr 15 2015 at 6:00pm - 8:00pm [ iCal ]
LOCATION:
MSCI
7 World Trade Center 48th Floor
New York, New York 10007