Retirement challenges to be addressed by new transatlantic partnership between The...

The initiative will identify and learn from parallels between financial security challenges in the US and UK. The Aspen Institute Financial Security Program, based in...

Research projects

Since its launch in June 2016, NEST Insight has already begun work on a number of research projects. Pension reform archive University of Birmingham and...

Viewpoints – what should we expect from phasing?

The first phased increase of auto enrolment contributions is due in April this year. Drawing upon research from around the globe, Will Sandbrook, executive...

The Aspen and NEST Insight collaboration: a conversation between Ida Rademacher...

The Aspen Institute Financial Security Program (FSP) and NEST Insight are today announcing the Aspen-NEST Insight Transatlantic Collaboration, a partnership dedicated to helping solve...

The retirement belief model

As explained in a separate post, NEST Insight is working in partnership with Maastricht University to understand the beliefs and attitudes that motivate people...

Retirement savings – how much is enough?

How much is enough? NEST Insight is looking for solutions to a central challenge when it comes to retirement savings: how much is enough? If...

Sidecar savings could increase workers’ financial wellbeing today, and in retirement,...

NEST Insight has today, 18 September 2017, published a discussion paper, Liquidity and sidecar savings (PDF). The paper sets how, thanks to auto enrolment, millions...

Drivers of engagement in pensions

We’re working with Maastricht University to deliver a wide-ranging research programme into the drivers of engagement in pensions. This project is funded by a...

When it comes to planning for the future, beliefs matter

In recent years a behavioural revolution has turned the pensions sector on its head. Around the world, governments and employers are switching the default...

Opting out of opting out

Encouraging retirement saving has been rich territory for applying behavioural approaches to public policy. Most research and policy interventions around retirement have focused on...