The Geneva Papers

THE GENEVA PAPERS ON RISK AND INSURANCE-ISSUES AND PRACTICE
Founded by The Geneva Association in 1976, The Geneva Papers is a refereed journal published quarterly by Palgrave Macmillan. It aims at improving the scientific knowledge of the insurance industry, and bridging the gap between academics and insurance professionals.

For more information, submissions or access to recent volumes, please visit the Palgrave website.

Issues that were published more than three years ago are available on this website.

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Current issue: Volume 40, Issue 2 (April 2015)

  • Could Flood Insurance be Privatised in the United States? A Primer, by Erwann Michel-Kerjan, Jeffrey Czajkowski and Howard Kunreuther
  • Measuring Risk Premiums Using Financial Reports and Actuarial Disclosures, by Jochen Zimmermann, Stefan Veith and Johannes Schymczyk

  • Underwriting Apophenia and Cryptids: Are Cycles Statistical Figments of our Imagination?, by M Martin Boyer and Iqbal Owadally

  • Insurance Regulation and Life Catastrophe Risk: Treatment of Life Catastrophe Risk Under the SCR Standard Formula of Solvency II and the Necessity of Partial Internal Models, by Gunther Kraut and Andreas Richter

  • Suggestions for Bancassurance Markets in China: Implications from European Countries, by Hsin-Yu Liang and Yann Peng Ching

  • Consequences of Financial Vulnerability and Insurance Loading for the Affordability of Earthquake Insurance Systems: Evidence from Iran, by Naghmeh Pakdel-Lahiji, Stefan Hochrainer-Stigler, Mohsen Ghafory-Ashtiany and Mehdi Sadeghi

  • What Determines Lloyd’s Market Syndicates’ Unsolicited Ratings?, by Yung-Ming Shiu

  • Managerial Authority, Turnover Intention and Medical Insurance Claims Adjusters’ Recommendations for Claim Payments, by Lu-Ming Tseng and Yue-Min Kang

  • 2014 Acknowledgement to Reviewers

CALL FOR PAPERS

The Geneva Papers

The Geneva Papers is calling for papers for the April 2016 edition on microinsurance.

Deadline for submission is           22 June 2015.

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CALL FOR PAPERS

The Geneva Papers

The Geneva Papers is calling for papers for the October 2016 edition on health.

Deadline for submission is 9 December 2015.

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