Do bucket strategies stand the test of time?

The study that provides the comprehensive analysis of bucket strategies was published on the Social Science Research Network in December, by Javier Estrada, a professor of finance at the University of Navarra’s business school in Barcelona: “The Bucket Approach for Retirement: A Suboptimal Behavioral Trick?” Professor Estrada constructed three different bucket strategies and compared them to 11 different non-bucket strategies.

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