|Name Zvi Bodie||Role Professor|
|Education Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Harvard University|
Books Essentials of Investments, Investments, Investments and Portfolio, Risk Less and Prosper, Student Solutions Manual to
Similar People Robert C Merton, James C Van Horne, John M Wachowicz, John C Hull, Paul Samuelson
Zvi Bodie on Investing for Retirement
Zvi Bodie (born April 27, 1943) is the Norman and Adele Barron Professor of Management at Boston University. He has published widely on pension finance and investment strategy in leading professional journals.
Bodie's books include Foundations of Pension Finance, Pensions in the U.S. Economy, Issues in Pension Economics, and Financial Aspects of the U.S. Pension System. His textbook, Investments, is the market leader and is used in the certification programs of the CFA Institute and the Society of Actuaries. His textbook Financial Economics is coauthored by Robert C. Merton.
He has served on the finance faculty at the Harvard Business School and MIT Sloan School of Management. He sits on the QFINANCE Advisory Board. In 2007 the Retirement Income Industry Association gave Bodie their Lifetime Achievement Award for applied research.
He holds a Ph.D in economics (1975) from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, a M.A. in Economics (1970) from the Hebrew University, a B.A. with Honors in Philosophy (1965) from Brooklyn College.