Cooper has an M.A. and Ph.D. in economics from the University of Pittsburgh, where she was awarded a Mellon Fellowship. After five years as an economist at the Federal Reserve Board in Washington, D.C., she joined the Federal National Mortgage Association (Fannie Mae) as Director of Financial Economics. Since 1983, she has been chief economist of BMO Nesbitt Burns. Cooper, a former member of the Barron's Economic Roundtable, is a frequent guest on CNBC, CNN, CBC, and CTV, and is widely quoted in leading business and investment publications such as the National Post, The Globe and Mail, Maclean's, Canadian Business, The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Business Week, and Investors Business Daily. She is the author of the national bestsellers The Cooper Files and Ride the Wave.
This book is very basic. If you have knowledge of your retirement plans then this book is not for you. Read morePublished on Sept. 11 2011 by habby
Its a good book for Retiring Canadians if you have not read other books on this subject. There was nothing new or inspiring in the text. Read morePublished on Aug. 27 2009 by Amazon Customer
I started reading this book page by page but by the half way point I just read the chapter summaries. Read morePublished on May 4 2008 by Theresa Hiebert
The New Retirement by Sherry Cooper adds value to the recent plethora of literature on retirement income by providing a Canadian perspective. Read morePublished on April 1 2008 by Lowell Aronoff
This book is not just for boomers....it reaches out to those of all ages and gets you thinking NOW about the third act of your life. Read morePublished on Jan. 31 2008 by Joanne from Winnipeg