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164 and building children’s self-confidence through their success in math. He overcame his own “massive math anxiety” before earning a PhD in mathematics at the University of Toronto. He is an Officer of the Order of Canada and a Fields Fellow. Moshe A. Milevsky is Finance Professor at the Schulich School of Business, York University, and a faculty member in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics. He is the founder of the Individual Finance and Insurance Decisions Centre (IFID), whose home was at the Fields Institute for two decades. His current research interests are in financial history and the evolution of retirement insurance and annuity products over the centuries. Eric Muller is Professor Emeritus at Brock University and a Fields F