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The Geneva Papers on Risk and Insurance - Issues and Practice

1990 - 2021

Current editor(s): Christophe Courbage

Palgrave Macmillan
The Geneva Association
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Volume 46, issue 4, 2021

Trust and insurance pp. 509-512 Downloads
Luigi Guiso
Societal trust, risk avoidance and corporate risk taking: evidence from the global insurance industry pp. 513-546 Downloads
Tao Sun
Transparency and insurance professionals: a study of Swedish insurance practice attitudes and future development pp. 547-572 Downloads
Jacob Dexe, Ulrik Franke and Alexander Rad
Does new technology put an end to policyholder risk declaration? The impact of digitalisation on insurance relationships pp. 573-592 Downloads
Marta Ostrowska
Non-life insurance cancellation: a systematic quantitative literature review pp. 593-613 Downloads
Manuel Leiria, Nelson Matos and Efigénio Rebelo
Does economic policy uncertainty matter for insurance development? Evidence from 16 OECD countries pp. 614-648 Downloads
Canh Nguyen, Udomsak Wongchoti and Su Dinh Thanh
Information access and homeowners insurance purchases pp. 649-663 Downloads
Richard J. Butler
Reinsurance, debt capacity and financial flexibility pp. 664-687 Downloads
Xiaoyi Li and Yung-Ming Shiu
Life insurance companies’ investment abroad and the internal rate of return on Chilean annuities pp. 688-709 Downloads
Cristian Escudero and José L. Ruiz
Diversification and efficiency of life insurers in China and India pp. 710-730 Downloads
Lei Peng and Zhaotong Lian

Volume 46, issue 3, 2021

Innovations in microinsurance research pp. 325-330 Downloads
David Mark Dror and Martin Eling
Determinants and challenges of supplying microlife insurance in Ghana pp. 331-357 Downloads
Isaac Akomea-Frimpong, Caleb Boadi and Roger Owusu-Boafo
Microinsurance and household asset welfare in South Africa pp. 358-382 Downloads
Abdul Latif Alhassan and Noluyolo Magazi
Competition reduces profitability: the case of the Indian life microinsurance industry pp. 383-398 Downloads
Subrato Banerjee and Basri Savitha
The influence of past experience on farmers’ preferences for hog insurance products: a natural experiment and choice experiment in China pp. 399-421 Downloads
Qingyin Cai, Yulian Ding, Calum Tuvey and Yuehua Zhang
Examining the effects of agricultural income insurance on farmers in Burkina Faso pp. 422-439 Downloads
Abel Tiemtore
Government interventions in microinsurance: evidence from China pp. 440-467 Downloads
Yu Yan and Michael Faure
Dynamic information asymmetry in micro health insurance: implications for sustainability pp. 468-507 Downloads
Xiaoqi Zhang, Yi Chen and Yi Yao
Correction to: Competition reduces profitability: the case of the Indian life microinsurance industry pp. 508-508 Downloads
Subrato Banerjee and Basri Savitha

Volume 46, issue 2, 2021

Special issue of The Geneva Papers in memory of Orio Giarini pp. 173-176 Downloads
Christophe Courbage and Henri Loubergé
The costs and benefits of reinsurance pp. 177-199 Downloads
J. David Cummins, Georges Dionne, Robert Gagné and Abdelhakim Nouira
Bridging the gap between risk and uncertainty in insurance pp. 200-213 Downloads
Peter Zweifel
Habit persistence reduces risk aversion pp. 214-223 Downloads
Christian Gollier
Vulnerability and mutual insurance pp. 224-235 Downloads
Roland Eisen
Insurance and foreign direct investment: a review (or lack) of evidence pp. 236-247 Downloads
J. François Outreville
Fingerspitzengefühl pp. 248-265 Downloads
Eric Briys
Vulnerabilities and resilience in insurance investing: studying the COVID-19 pandemic pp. 266-280 Downloads
Patrick M. Liedtke
Connecting the world’s risk and insurance communities: why research-based dialogue is more important than ever pp. 281-292 Downloads
Walter B. Kielholz
Tribute to Orio pp. 293-300 Downloads
Henri Loubergé
An appreciation of Orio Giarini: first Secretary General of the Geneva Association pp. 301-304 Downloads
Neil Doherty
A tribute to Dr Vittorio (Orio) Giarini, 31 January 1936–28 February 2020. A great European and a close friend pp. 305-311 Downloads
Walter R. Stahel
Homage to Orio Giarini and a summary of Four Pillars Research Programme pp. 312-321 Downloads
Geneviève Reday-Mulvey

Volume 46, issue 1, 2021

Under pressure: investment behaviour of insurers under different financial and regulatory conditions pp. 1-20 Downloads
Willie Dion Reddic
Correction to: Under pressure: investment behaviour of insurers under different financial and regulatory conditions pp. 21-21 Downloads
Willie Dion Reddic
The impact of peer effects and economic policy-related uncertainty on U.S. life insurers' investment decisions pp. 22-52 Downloads
Chien-Chiang Lee, Chun-Wei Lin and Chi-Chuan Lee
Addressing insurance of data breach cyber risks in the catastrophe framework pp. 53-78 Downloads
Spencer Wheatley, Annette Hofmann and Didier Sornette
Information sources and participation in the Chinese insurance market: knowledge as a mediator pp. 79-106 Downloads
Ziyuan Lyu and Li Wei
The role of distribution channels in market discipline for the life insurance industry pp. 107-129 Downloads
Tsai-Jyh Chen
The effect of microinsurance on the insurance market: evidence from Taiwan pp. 130-145 Downloads
Shirley Ho and Hsiu-Hao Hsu
Efficiency, productivity and competitiveness of the Malaysian insurance sector: an analysis of risk-based capital regulation pp. 146-172 Downloads
Qiao-Ming Lim, Hui-Shan Lee and Wai-Mun Har

Volume 45, issue 4, 2020

Cyber insurance demand, supply, contracts and cases pp. 559-563 Downloads
M. Martin Boyer
Analysis of the impact of cyber events for cyber insurance pp. 564-579 Downloads
Kjartan Palsson, Steinn Gudmundsson and Sachin Shetty
Time-varying effects of cyberattacks on firm value pp. 580-615 Downloads
Michael McShane and Trung Nguyen
Cyber assets at risk: monetary impact of U.S. personally identifiable information mega data breaches pp. 616-638 Downloads
Omer Ilker Poyraz, Mustafa Canan, Michael McShane, C. Ariel Pinto and T. Steven Cotter
Insurance definitions of cyber war pp. 639-656 Downloads
Daniel W. Woods and Jessica Weinkle
Affirmative and silent cyber coverage in traditional insurance policies: Qualitative content analysis of selected insurance products from the German insurance market pp. 657-689 Downloads
Dirk Wrede, Tino Stegen and Johann Graf von der Schulenburg
Cyber insurance offering and performance: an analysis of the U.S. cyber insurance market pp. 690-736 Downloads
Xiaoying Xie, Charles Lee and Martin Eling
Cyber risk cost and management in IoT devices-linked health insurance pp. 737-759 Downloads
Yin-Yee Leong and Yen-Chih Chen
IT service outage cost: case study and implications for cyber insurance pp. 760-784 Downloads
Ulrik Franke

Volume 45, issue 3, 2020

Editorial pp. 395-397 Downloads
Pierpaolo Marano
A STEEP framework analysis of the key factors impacting the use of blockchain technology in the insurance industry pp. 398-425 Downloads
Simon Grima, Jonathan Spiteri and Inna Romānova
Reconsidering insurance discrimination and adverse selection in an era of data analytics pp. 426-456 Downloads
David A. Cather
The broker model for peer-to-peer insurance: an analysis of its value pp. 457-481 Downloads
Gian Paolo Clemente and Pierpaolo Marano
Risk shifting in the context of 3D printing: an insurability perspective pp. 482-507 Downloads
Michael Faure and Shu Li
Management of commissions to meet the regulatory requirements: the case of property–casualty insurance in China pp. 508-534 Downloads
Kai Wang, Lei Fang and Jiang Cheng
The costs of annuitising: are retirees fairly charged? pp. 535-557 Downloads
Cecilia Dassatti and Rodrigo Lluberas

Volume 45, issue 2, 2020

Do bank-affiliated P&C insurers perform better? An empirical investigation pp. 225-255 Downloads
Lucia Spotorno and Ornella Moro
An examination of catastrophes, insurance guaranty funds and contagion risk pp. 256-280 Downloads
Mary Kelly, Anne Kleffner and Grant Kelly
Investor sentiment and insurers’ financial stability: do sovereign ratings matter? pp. 281-312 Downloads
Danish Ahmed, Yasir Shahab, Farid Ullah and Zhiwei Ye
The impact of Sarbanes–Oxley on property-casualty insurer loss reserve estimates pp. 313-334 Downloads
Yu-Luen Ma and Nat Pope
Insurance-growth nexus in Africa pp. 335-360 Downloads
Mehmet Balcilar, Rangan Gupta, Chien-Chiang Lee and Godwin Olasehinde-Williams
Switching motivation and moral hazard: evidence from automobile physical damage insurance in Taiwan pp. 361-391 Downloads
Chun-Ting Liu, Jui-Yun Wu and Chi-Hung Chang

Volume 45, issue 1, 2020

Frontier studies in agricultural insurance pp. 1-4 Downloads
H. Holly Wang, Jesse Tack and Keith Coble
How do premium subsidies affect crop insurance demand at different coverage levels: the case of corn pp. 5-28 Downloads
Jing Yi, Henry L. Bryant and James W. Richardson
Participation patterns of the rainfall index insurance for pasture, rangeland and forage programme pp. 29-51 Downloads
Brittney Goodrich, Jisang Yu and Monte Vandeveer
Recency effects and participation at the extensive and intensive margins in the U.S. Federal Crop Insurance Program pp. 52-85 Downloads
Yuyuan Che, Hongli Feng and David Hennessy
Are smallholder farmers willing to pay for different types of crop insurance? An application of labelled choice experiments to Chinese corn growers pp. 86-110 Downloads
H. Holly Wang, Lu Liu, David L. Ortega, Yu Jiang and Qiujie Zheng
The decision to insure against forest fire risk: an econometric analysis combining hypothetical real data pp. 111-133 Downloads
M. Brunette, S. Couture, J. Foncel and Serge Garcia
Livestock insurance, moral hazard, and farmers’ decisions: a field experiment among hog farms in China pp. 134-156 Downloads
Xudong Rao and Yuehua Zhang
Contract elements, growing conditions, and anomalous claims behaviour in U.S. crop insurance pp. 157-183 Downloads
Sungkwol Park, Barry Goodwin, Xiaoyong Zheng and Roderick Rejesus
Comparing survey-based and programme-based yield data: implications for the U.S. Agricultural Risk Coverage-County programme pp. 184-202 Downloads
Xiaofei Li, Zhiwei Shen, Ardian Harri and Keith Coble
Does agricultural insurance help farmers escape the poverty trap? Research based on multiple equilibrium models pp. 203-223 Downloads
Pu Liao, Xianhua Zhou and Qingquan Fan
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