Handbook of Insurance by Georges Dionne
Look inside with Google Book Preview
Handbook of Insurance
By Georges Dionne

Handbook of Insurance

New edition

Edited by See other recent books by Georges Dionne
Format: Paperback

Normal Price: $266.84
Your Price: $240.16 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $26.68! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $12.01 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available, ships in 10-12 days

Handbook of Insurance by Georges Dionne

Book Description

In the 1970's, the research agenda in insurance was dominated by optimal insurance coverage, security design, and equilibrium under conditions of imperfect information. The 1980's saw a growth of theoretical developments including non-expected utility, price volatility, retention capacity, the pricing and design of insurance contracts in the presence of multiple risks, and the liability insurance crisis. The empirical study of information problems, financial derivatives, and large losses due to catastrophic events dominated the research agenda in the 1990's. The Handbook of Insurance provides a single reference source on insurance for professors, researchers, graduate students, regulators, consultants, and practitioners, that reviews the research developments in insurance and its related fields that have occurred over the last thirty years. The book starts with the history and foundations of insurance theory and moves on to review asymmetric information, risk management and insurance pricing, and the industrial organization of insurance markets. The book ends with life insurance, pensions, and economic security. Each chapter has been written by a leading authority in insurance, all contributions have been peer reviewed, and each chapter can be read independently of the others.

Buy Handbook of Insurance book by Georges Dionne from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780792379119
ISBN-10: 079237911X
Format: Paperback
(234mm x 156mm x 50mm)
Pages: 974
Imprint: Kluwer Academic Publishers
Publisher: Kluwer Academic Publishers
Publish Date: 31-May-2001
Country of Publication: United States

Other Editions...

Books By Author Georges Dionne


» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Handbook of Insurance book by Georges Dionne and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review

Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by Georges Dionne close
Handbook of Insurance by Georges Dionne
BoomerangBooks.com.au close