This month, the TLF will host the National Council on Teacher Retirement’s Annual Trustee Workshop here at the Harvard Kennedy School.  This three-day gathering will bring together 70 trustees from teacher pension funds across the country to take an in-depth look at a number of pressing issues related to public pension plans in the United […]

How might pension fund trustees consider inequality, financial complexity, good jobs, and other responsible investment issues? These were themes that ran through the two days of discussion at the Trustee Leadership Forum for Retirement Security’s 5th Annual Convening earlier this month. Hosted each June at the Harvard Kennedy School by the Initiative for Responsible Investment, […]

Over the past few years, impact investing policy in the U.S. has benefited from renewed interest in thinking about using policy tools to leverage private capital in support of public purpose. With our colleagues Enterprise Community Partners and Pacific Community Ventures, the IRI has been engaged in research to better understand the existing policy landscape, […]