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Date Article Title Author Tags Link 11/2018 The Financial Crisis – A Decade Later – Lessons Learned? Peter Devlin Markets Issue 033 11/2018 Unraveling Public Pensions in Mexico, the Example of Universities Denise Gomez Pensions Issue 033 11/2018 CBBA Academic Conference, Paris GBV Pensions Issue 033 11/2018 Stop Measuring Obesity with a Ruler Tim Spector Health Issue 033 11/2018 The Best Foods for a Good Night’s Sleep Sophie Medlin

We are ten years on from the Financial Crisis and I’m sure many readers of this article will think of the television pictures of the Lehman Brothers‘ bankers clearing their desks into cardboard boxes and leaving their building on 14 September 2008. That was one of the immediate physical manifestations of the crisis that had started in 2007 and whose root cause were the losses in the US sub-prime crisis (see “The Big Short” movie for a full explanation of it). But what exactly is the legacy of the Financial Crisis? It is tempting to answer, like others have done to past revolutions, that it’s too early to tell…

In the November 2018 issue The Financial Crisis – A Decade Later – Lessons Learned? – Peter Devlin Unraveling Public Pensions in Mexico, The Example of Universities – Denise Gomez CBBA Academic Conference, Paris – A Report Stop Measuring Obesity with a Ruler – Tim Spector The Best Foods for a Good Night’s Sleep – Sophie Medlin Flu Lasts for More Than an Hour in Air and on Surfaces – Seema Lakdawala, Linsey Marr Get A Flu Shot Now – Patricia Schnabel Ruppert Influenza’s Wild Origins in Animals – Jonathan Runstadler Why Washing Your Hands Well Is So Important to Protect from The Flu – Michelle Sconce Massaquoi

In the November 2018 issue The Financial Crisis – A Decade Later – Lessons Learned? Peter Devlin Unraveling Public Pensions in Mexico – The Example of Universities Denise Gomez CBBA Academic Conference, Paris – A Report Stop Measuring Obesity with a Ruler Tim Spector The Best Foods for a Good Night’s Sleep Sophie Medlin Flu Lasts for More Than an Hour in Air and on Surfaces Seema Lakdawala, Linsey

The Pooling Market in 2018, A Position Paper, by Ludovic Bayard, Roland de Crombrugghe, Mauro Dugulin, Michael Hansen, Wendy Liu, Morten Unneberg, Peter de Vries Pensions – A Multi-Faceted View from Ireland, by Brian McGarry, Conor Murray, Padhraic Kelly, Orla Ormsby, Brid McDonnell, John Lucey, Andy Kelly Brexit Timeline The New Data Protection Scheme in Germany – What HR Departments Must Know – GDPR4HR, by Tobias Neufeld Who Wants to Join a Union? by Thomas Kochan, Duanyi Yang, Erin L. Kelly, Will Kimball Medical Myth: The Need for Eight Hours of Sleep Each Night, by Leon Lack New Book, ‘The Mind of the Leader’ – an Interview with Authors Jacqueline Carter and Rasmus Hougaard Employee Benefits Captive Integration – Chris Burns, Brian Quinn, Marc Reinhardt

In the October 2018 issue The Pooling Market in 2018, A Position Paper Ludovic Bayard, Roland de Crombrugghe, Mauro Dugulin, Michael Hansen, Wendy Liu, Morten Unneberg, Peter de Vries Pensions – A Multi-Faceted View from Ireland Brian McGarry, Conor Murray, Padhraic Kelly, Orla Ormsby, Brid McDonnell, John Lucey, Andy Kelly Brexit Timeline The New Data Protection Scheme in Germany – What HR Departments Must Know – GDPR4HR Tobias Neufeld

In the September 2018 issue GBV at Three The Data Privacy Act of the Philippines and GDPR Nico Lacson, Cesar Ruperto P. Ong Quick Take on InsurTech: Reto Toscan, SwissRe UK Group Risk Market Update Paul Avis Creating a Top-Tier Benefits Package James Reid Health Coaching Might Help in Reaching Old Age Ayse Cinar The Latest Blood Pressure Guidelines John Warner Is Cancer Just a Question of Bad Luck?

GBV at Three The Data Privacy Act of the Philippines and GDPR: Nico Lacson, Cesar Ruperto P. Ong Quick Take on InsurTech: Reto Toscan, SwissRe UK Group Risk Market Update: Paul Avis Creating a Top-Tier Benefits Package: James Reid Health Coaching Might Help in Reaching Old Age: Ayse Cinar The Latest Blood Pressure Guidelines: John Warner Is Cancer Just a Question of Bad Luck? – Yvane Wiart Opioid Epidemic – The Global Spread Has Begun: Blair Smith Interview with Enrique Acevedo, Correcol – the WBN member in Colombia

Global Benefits Vision is celebrating its third year of publication, an auspicious milestone for a magazine that appeals to such a specialised audience. Owned and operated by global employee benefits industry executives, Global Benefits Vision’s mission is to contribute to the development of the market and to the development of global employee benefits and global mobility professionals, whilst keeping a neutral position among providers.

Collaborative Benefits Interview: J. Patrick Gallagher, Jr. and Leslie Lemenager Gut microbes are tiny sensors of your general health Eliminate the middlemen: The Bezos-Buffett-Dimon U.S. health care venture How does your body ‘burn’ fat? In praise of doing nothing 2018 IBIS Conference Report New Product: MAXIS Global Wellness – A Q&A with Dr. Leena Johns Luxembourg Pensions for Post-Brexit Workers

In the July-August 2018 issue Collaborative Benefits Jean-Baptiste de La Mettrie, Fatih Eser Interview: J. Patrick Gallagher, Jr. and Leslie Lemenager Gut microbes are tiny sensors of your general health Claire Steves Eliminate the middlemen: The Bezos-Buffett-Dimon U.S. health care venture J.B. Silvers, Mark Vortuba How does your body ‘burn’ fat? David Prologo In praise of doing nothing Simon Gottschalk 2018 IBIS Conference Report New Product: MAXIS Global Wellness

Bleisure Travel and Corporate Liability Issues – A Debate Moving Around Has Big Health Benefits Three Things That Should Be Part of Any Weight Loss Efforts New Medical Advances in Fighting Obesity Why GPs May Not Be Able to Help You Lose Weight Benefits in Brazil – WBN Series – Ana Carolina Conduta Losco, Priscila Maria Lima Conduta Elias WBN – Worldwide Broker Network – San Antonio Conference Report

Bleisure Travel and Corporate Liability Issues – A Debate Moving Around Has Big Health Benefits Sébastien Chastin, Emmanuel Stamatakis, Mark Hamer, Philippa Dall Three Things That Should Be Part of Any Weight Loss Efforts David Prologo New Medical Advances in Fighting Obesity David Prologo Why GPs May Not Be Able to Help You Lose Weight Jennifer Kraschnewski Benefits in Brazil – WBN Series Ana Carolina Conduta Losco, Priscila Maria

Workforce Sustainability & the Death of HR – Paul Pittman Why Are We So Sleep Deprived? – Michael S. Jaffee Six Misconceptions About Meditation – Dusana Dorjee AIG GBN Conference Report

Workforce Sustainability & the Death of HR Paul Pittman Why Are We So Sleep Deprived? Michael S. Jaffee Six Misconceptions About Meditation Dusana Dorjee AIG GBN Conference Report  

International Pension Plans & Guernsey Regulations, Carl Hansen An Efficient Administrative Model for The Cross-Border Environment, Dejan Malesic Exercise Can Slow the Ageing Process, Janet M. Lord HR: Prepare for GDPR In Five Steps Brexit, Borders, and Group Insurance – Paul Avis Introduction to Employee Benefits in the UK – WBN Country Profile Series, Saira Chambers Expat Pensions 2018-2023: Is Big Data the Answer? Patrick Donders

International Pension Plans & Guernsey Regulations Carl Hansen An Efficient Administrative Model for The Cross-Border Environment Dejan Malesic Exercise Can Slow the Ageing Process Janet M. Lord HR: Prepare for GDPR In Five Steps GBV Staff Brexit, Borders, and Group Insurance Paul Avis Introduction to Employee Benefits in the UK – WBN Country Profile Series Saira Chambers Expat Pensions 2018-2023: Is Big Data the Answer? Patrick Donders

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Thierry Verkest from Aon on Pan-European Pensions GBV Interview Attracting Top Performers is Key to Employee Benefits in the Middle East Susan Panicker What the Flu Does to Your Body Laura Haynes The Search for a Universal Influenza Vaccine Ian Setliff, Amyn Murji Duty of Care to an International Workforce – A Primary Responsibility David Healy CBBA-Europe Conference Report Worldwide Broker Network – WBN Chairman Jim Watt GBV Interview

Pan-European Pensions, Dream or Reality? Interview Xavier Collot, Amundi and Nicolas Hubé, Johnson & Johnson Interview: James W. Reid, MetLife Global EB Type-2 Diabetes Can Be Treated by Weight Loss, by Mike Lean Is Purpose a Better Goal than Happiness? The Japanese Concept of Ikigai, by Iza Kavedžija U.S. Life Expectancy Drops Again, by David Bishai Amazon Could Be a Disrupter of the Healthcare System, by J.B. Silvers

Pan-European Pensions, Dream or Reality? Interview Xavier Collot, Amundi and Nicolas Hubé, Johnson & Johnson James W. Reid, MetLife Global EB Interview Type-2 Diabetes Can Be Treated by Weight Loss Mike Lean Is Purpose a Better Goal than Happiness? The Japanese Concept of Ikigai Iza Kavedžija U.S. Life Expectancy Drops Again David Bishai Amazon Could Be a Disrupter of the Healthcare System J.B. Silvers

New Wage, Workplace, and Cannabis Laws Spell Dynamic 2018 for Canadian Employee Benefits (WBN Series), by Tim Witchell A Single Workout Could Save Your Life, by Dick Thijssen CVS Merger With Aetna: Healthcare Cure or Curse? by Sharona Hoffman Shaming People About Their Lifestyles Does Nothing To Improve Their Health, by Luna Dolezal and Barry Lyons

New Wage, Workplace, and Cannabis Laws Spell Dynamic 2018 for Canadian Employee Benefits (WBN Series) Tim Witchell A Single Workout Could Save Your Life Dick Thijssen CVS Merger With Aetna: Healthcare Cure or Curse? Sharona Hoffman Shaming People About Their Lifestyles Does Nothing To Improve Their Health Luna Dolezal, Barry Lyons

Interview – Lockton’s Mike Tyler, Chris Rofe, and Jon Green The U.K. Group Protection Market and Insurers – A Retrospective, by Paul Avis and Peter Johson The Long, Strange History of Dieting Fads, by Melissa Wdowik Want to Fix America’s Health Care? by Dariush Mozaffarian

Interview – Lockton’s Mike Tyler, Chris Rofe, and Jon Green The U.K. Group Protection Market and Insurers – A Retrospective Paul Avis and Peter Johson The Long, Strange History of Dieting Fads Melissa Wdowik Want to Fix America’s Health Care? Dariush Mozaffarian

Interview – Paige Schaffer on Identity Protection Perspectives on Five Health Systems – Efficient and Sustainable? Australia, New Zealand, France, United Kingdom, Canada Better Together – Life Is Simpler in A Group by Stephan Hillert R&D: A Calculator to Guess How Many Healthy Years of Life You Have Left by Jeyaraj Vadiveloo