Insurance Economics

Insurance Economics brings together the economic analysis of decision making under risk, risk management and demand for insurance by individuals and corporations, objectives pursued and management tools used by insurance companies, the regulation of insurance, and the division of labor between priva...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Authors: Zweifel, Peter, Eisen, Roland (Author)
Format: eBook
Published: Berlin, Heidelberg Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2012, 2012
Edition:1st ed. 2012
Series:Springer Texts in Business and Economics
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction: Insurance and its Economic Role
  • Risk: Measurement, Perception, and Management.-   Insurance Demand I: Decisions under Risk without Diversification Possibilities.-  Insurance Demand II: Decisions under Risk with Diversification Possibilities.-   The Insurance Company and its Insurance Technology.-  The Supply of Insurance.-  Insurance Markets and Asymmetric Information
  • Regulation of Insurance
  • Social Insurance.-  Challenges Confronting Insurance.