The Resource Risky business : insurance markets and regulation, edited by Lawrence S. Powell, (electronic resource)

Risky business : insurance markets and regulation, edited by Lawrence S. Powell, (electronic resource)

Label
Risky business : insurance markets and regulation
Title
Risky business
Title remainder
insurance markets and regulation
Statement of responsibility
edited by Lawrence S. Powell
Contributor
Provider
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Today's insurance regulation in the United States is at a crossroads: while some segments of the insurance industry are moving away from a state-based approach toward regulation, others favor a greater role for the federal government-despite the opposition from other stakeholders. Written by leading scholars in risk management, this book addresses some of the most important questions facing the future of state and federal regulation of the insurance industry. Examining not only the impetus behind various reform proposals, but also the historical
Cataloging source
E7B
Index
index present
LC call number
HG8535
LC item number
.P734 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • ebrary
  • Powell, Lawrence S
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  • Insurance
  • Insurance
  • Insurance law
  • Insurance
  • Insurance law
  • Insurance
  • United States
Label
Risky business : insurance markets and regulation, edited by Lawrence S. Powell, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction / Lawrence S. Powell -- The economics and politics of insurance / Arnold Kling -- Insurance markets and regulation : case studies in failure / Martin F. Grace -- The effects of credit-based insurance scoring on insurance markets / Lawrence S. Powell -- Catastrophes and performance in property insurance markets : a comparison of personal and commercial lines / Patricia H. Born, Barbara Klimaszewski-Blettner -- Watery marauders : how the federal government retarded the development of private flood insurance / Eli Lehrer -- Alternative frameworks for insurance regulation in the United States / Martin F. Grace, Robert W. Klein -- A comparison of insurance regulation in the United States and the European Union / Martin Eling, Robert W. Klein, Joan T. Schmit -- Estimating efficiency effects of uniform regulation in property and casualty insurance / David L. Eckles, Lawrence S. Powell -- Performance of risk retention groups : drawing inferences from a prototype of competitive federalism / J. Tyler Leverty -- Notes -- Index -- About the contributors
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 311 p.)
Form of item
online
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)844068652
  • (OCoLC)ocn844068652
Label
Risky business : insurance markets and regulation, edited by Lawrence S. Powell, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction / Lawrence S. Powell -- The economics and politics of insurance / Arnold Kling -- Insurance markets and regulation : case studies in failure / Martin F. Grace -- The effects of credit-based insurance scoring on insurance markets / Lawrence S. Powell -- Catastrophes and performance in property insurance markets : a comparison of personal and commercial lines / Patricia H. Born, Barbara Klimaszewski-Blettner -- Watery marauders : how the federal government retarded the development of private flood insurance / Eli Lehrer -- Alternative frameworks for insurance regulation in the United States / Martin F. Grace, Robert W. Klein -- A comparison of insurance regulation in the United States and the European Union / Martin Eling, Robert W. Klein, Joan T. Schmit -- Estimating efficiency effects of uniform regulation in property and casualty insurance / David L. Eckles, Lawrence S. Powell -- Performance of risk retention groups : drawing inferences from a prototype of competitive federalism / J. Tyler Leverty -- Notes -- Index -- About the contributors
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 311 p.)
Form of item
online
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)844068652
  • (OCoLC)ocn844068652

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