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The Geneva Papers on Risk and Insurance - Issues and Practice

1990 - 2018

Current editor(s): Christophe Courbage

Palgrave Macmillan
The Geneva Association
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Volume 43, issue 4, 2018

Editorial pp. 591-593 Downloads
Helmut Gründl
Cross-Border Insurance Groups: Towards a Comprehensive Supervision Under Solvency II* pp. 594-614 Downloads
Pierpaolo Marano and Michele Siri
The Implications of the China Risk-Oriented Solvency System on the Life Insurance Market pp. 615-632 Downloads
Derrick W. H. Fung, David Jou, Ai Ju Shao and Jason J. H. Yeh
Equity Solvency Capital Requirements - What Institutional Regulation Can Learn from Private Investor Regulation pp. 633-652 Downloads
Laurens Swinkels, David Blitz, Winfried Hallerbach and Pim Vliet
The Market Reaction to the Adoption of IFRS in the European Insurance Industry pp. 653-703 Downloads
Abed Al-Nasser Abdallah, Wissam Abdallah and Feras M. Salama
The New Insurance Distribution Regulation in the EU—A Critical Assessment from a Legal and Economic Perspective pp. 704-739 Downloads
Thomas Köhne and Christoph Brömmelmeyer
Plea for Uniform Regulation and Challenges of Implementing the New Insurance Distribution Directive pp. 740-769 Downloads
Annette Hofmann, Julia K. Neumann and David Pooser

Volume 43, issue 3, 2018

The Impact of Digitalization on the Insurance Value Chain and the Insurability of Risks pp. 359-396 Downloads
Martin Eling and Martin Lehmann
Determinants of the Demand for Political Risk Insurance: Evidence from an International Survey pp. 397-419 Downloads
Alexander Braun and Marius Fischer
Main Determinants of Profit-Sharing Policy in the French Life Insurance Industry pp. 420-455 Downloads
Fabrice Borel-Mathurin, Pierre-Emmanuel Darpeix, Quentin Guibert and Stéphane Loisel
Return on Risk-Adjusted Capital Under Solvency II: Implications for the Asset Management of Insurance Companies pp. 456-472 Downloads
Alexander Braun, Hato Schmeiser and Florian Schreiber
The Making and Breaking of Trust in Pension Providers: An Empirical Study of Pension Participants pp. 473-491 Downloads
Hendrik P. Dalen and Kène Henkens
Competition and Risk-Taking Behaviour in the Non-Life Insurance Market in South Africa pp. 492-519 Downloads
Abdul Latif Alhassan and Nicholas Biekpe
An Empirical Investigation of Asymmetric Information in China’s Automobile Insurance Market pp. 520-538 Downloads
Bo Qu, Li Wei and Ping Wei
Is Catering Rewarded?: Evidence from the Insurance Industry pp. 539-559 Downloads
Yu-Luen Ma and Yayuan Ren
Moral Hazard and Learning in the Tunisian Automobile Insurance Market: New Evidence from Dynamic Data pp. 560-589 Downloads
Imen Karaa

Volume 43, issue 2, 2018

Cyber Risk and Cyber Risk Insurance: Status Quo and Future Research pp. 175-179 Downloads
Martin Eling
Emerging IT Risks: Insights from German Banking pp. 180-207 Downloads
Simon Ashby, Trevor Buck, Stephanie Nöth-Zahn and Thomas Peisl
Growth in the Perception of Cyber Risk: Evidence from U.S. P&C Insurers pp. 208-223 Downloads
David M. Pooser, Mark J. Browne and Oleksandra Arkhangelska
Reducing Informational Disadvantages to Improve Cyber Risk Management† pp. 224-238 Downloads
Sachin Shetty, Michael McShane, Linfeng Zhang, Jay P. Kesan, Charles A. Kamhoua, Kevin Kwiat and Laurent L. Njilla
Perceptions of Corporate Cyber Risks and Insurance Decision-Making pp. 239-274 Downloads
Guido Smidt and Wouter Botzen
Sustainable Insurance Assessment: Towards an Integrative Model pp. 275-299 Downloads
Flávio G. Nogueira, André F. P. Lucena and Roberto Nogueira
Corporate Reinsurance Utilisation and Capital Structure: Evidence from Pakistan Insurance Industry pp. 300-334 Downloads
Sana Sheikh, Ali Murad Syed and Syed Sikander Ali Shah
Dynamic Insurance Decision-Making for Rare Events: The Role of Emotions pp. 335-355 Downloads
Howard Kunreuther and Mark V. Pauly

Volume 43, issue 1, 2018

Influence of Secondary and Tertiary Literacy on Life Insurance Consumption: Case of Selected ASEAN Countries pp. 1-15 Downloads
Hui-Shan Lee, Kevin-Lock-Teng Low, Shyue-Chuan Chong and Bik-Kai Sia
The China Risk-Oriented Solvency System: A Comparative Assessment with Other Risk-Based Supervisory Frameworks pp. 16-36 Downloads
Derrick W. H. Fung, David Jou, Ai Ju Shao and Jason J. H. Yeh
The Natural Catastrophe Protection Gap: Measurement, Root Causes and Ways of Addressing Underinsurance for Extreme Events† pp. 37-71 Downloads
Thomas Holzheu and Ginger Turner
Bank-Insurance Risk Spillovers: Evidence from Europe pp. 72-96 Downloads
Alberto Dreassi, Stefano Miani, Andrea Paltrinieri and Alex Sclip
Moral Hazard and Advantageous Selection in Private Disability Insurance pp. 97-125 Downloads
Sebastian Soika
Profitability and Growth in Motor Insurance Business: Empirical Evidence from Germany pp. 126-157 Downloads
Liselotte Maichel-Guggemoos and Joël Wagner
A Stochastic Frontier Analysis of Efficiency in Argentina’s Non-Life Insurance Market pp. 158-174 Downloads
Gustavo Ferro and Sonia León

Volume 42, issue 4, 2017

Editorial pp. 559-564 Downloads
Maryam Golnaraghi and Olivier Mahul
Evaluating Sovereign Disaster Risk Finance Strategies: A Framework pp. 565-584 Downloads
Daniel Clarke, Olivier Mahul, Richard Poulter and Tse-Ling Teh
Economic Assessment of Mitigating Damage of Flood Events: Cost–Benefit Analysis of Flood-Proofing Commercial Buildings in Umbria, Italy pp. 585-608 Downloads
Wouter Botzen, Érika Monteiro, Francisco Estrada, Giulia Pesaro and Scira Menoni
Insurance as a Double-Edged Sword: Quantitative Evidence from the 2011 Christchurch Earthquake pp. 609-632 Downloads
Porntida Poontirakul, Charlotte Brown, Erica Seville, John Vargo and Ilan Noy
An Urban Crisis Management System for Critical Infrastructures: Participation Possibilities for Insurance Companies pp. 633-656 Downloads
Dirk Wrede, Annemarie Will, Tim Linderkamp and Johann-Matthias Graf Schulenburg
The Development of Vulnerability Functions Relating Household Poverty Outcomes to Crop Failures in Ethiopia with the Prospect of Developing a Probabilistic Catastrophe Risk Model pp. 657-674 Downloads
Catherine Porter and Emily White
Integrating Social Protection Strategies for Improved Impact: A Comparative Evaluation of Cash Transfers and Index Insurance in Kenya pp. 675-707 Downloads
Nathaniel Jensen, Munenobu Ikegami and Andrew Mude
The Impact of European Initiatives on the Treatment of Insurers’ Infrastructure Investments Under Solvency II pp. 708-731 Downloads
Nadine Gatzert and Thomas Kosub
An Investigation on Early Voluntary Withdrawals from Individual Retirement Accounts: An Empirical Study on an Emerging Market pp. 732-756 Downloads
Yilmaz Yildiz, Mehmet Baha Karan and Seyma Bayrak Salantur

Volume 42, issue 3, 2017

Editorial pp. 371-375 Downloads
Teresa Ghilarducci and Anthony Webb
Default Contribution Rates and Participation in Automatic IRAs by Uncovered Workers pp. 376-388 Downloads
Anek Belbase and Geoffrey T. Sanzenbacher
The Chilean Electronic Market for Annuities (SCOMP): Reducing Information Asymmetries and Improving Competition pp. 389-405 Downloads
Marco Morales and Guillermo Larraín
Facing Up to Longevity with Old Actuarial Methods: A Comparison of Pooled Funds and Income Tontines pp. 406-422 Downloads
Marcel Bräutigam, Montserrat Guillén and Jens P. Nielsen
The Impact of Pension Funding Mechanisms on the Stability and Payoff from Swiss DC Pension Schemes: A Sensitivity Analysis pp. 423-452 Downloads
Philipp Müller and Joël Wagner
Population Aging, Labor Demand, and the Structure of Wages pp. 453-474 Downloads
Michael Papadopoulos, Margarita Patria and Robert K. Triest
How the Growing Gap in Life Expectancy May Affect Retirement Benefits and Reforms pp. 475-499 Downloads
Alan Auerbach, Kerwin K. Charles, Courtney Coile, William Gale, Dana Goldman, Ronald Lee, Charles M. Lucas, Peter R. Orszag, Louise M. Sheiner, Bryan Tysinger, David Weil, Justin Wolfers and Rebeca Wong
Means Testing Adult Social Care in England pp. 500-529 Downloads
Les Mayhew
Diversification Versus Strategic Focus: Evidence from Insurance Intermediaries in Taiwan pp. 530-555 Downloads
Jin Lung Peng, Lih Ru Chen, Jennifer L. Wang and Larry Y. Tzeng

Volume 42, issue 2, 2017

Göran Skogh on Risk Sharing and Environmental Policy pp. 177-192 Downloads
Michael Faure and Donatella Porrini
Hazard-Specific Supply Reactions in the Aftermath of Natural Disasters pp. 193-225 Downloads
Vijay Aseervatham, Patricia Born, Dominik Lohmaier and Andreas Richter
Modelling the Sustainability of the Canadian Crop Insurance Program: A Reserve Fund Process Under a Public–Private Partnership Model pp. 226-246 Downloads
Chengguo Weng, Lysa Porth, Ken Seng Tan and Ryan Samaratunga
Investigating the Risk Reduction Potential of Disaster Insurance Across Europe pp. 247-274 Downloads
Swenja Surminski and Paul Hudson
Climate Change and Iceland’s Risk-Sharing System for Natural Disasters pp. 275-295 Downloads
Lara Johannsdottir
The Cost of Life Distribution in Europe pp. 296-322 Downloads
Udo Klotzki, Nadine Gatzert and Bjoern Muenstermann
Insurance Convergence and Post-crisis Dynamics in Central and Eastern Europe pp. 323-347 Downloads
Martin Ertl
Coping with Shocks: Impact of Insurance Payouts on Small-Scale Farmers pp. 348-369 Downloads
Stephan Dietrich

Volume 42, issue 1, 2017

Editorial pp. 1-4 Downloads
Christophe Courbage and John A. Nyman
Demand and Selection Effects in Supplemental Health Insurance in Germany pp. 5-30 Downloads
Renate Lange, Jörg Schiller and Petra Steinorth
The Impacts of Persistent Behaviour and Cost-Sharing Policy on Demand for Outpatient Visits by the Elderly: Evidence from Taiwan’s National Health Insurance pp. 31-52 Downloads
Chung Jen Yang, Ying Che Tsai and Joseph J. Tien
Competition and Scale Economy Effects of the Dutch 2006 Health-Care Insurance Reform pp. 53-78 Downloads
Jacob Bikker
Efficiency in Plan Choice with Risk Adjustment and Risk-Based Pricing in Health Insurance Exchanges pp. 79-113 Downloads
Julie Shi
Old-age Frailty Patterns and Implications for Long-term Care Programmes pp. 114-128 Downloads
Joelle H. Fong
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