Irina Gemmo visited the Chair of Risk and Insurance Economics at the ETH Zurich to present her research on "Transparency Aversion and Insurance Market Equilibria" and discuss future potential research projects.
Elia Berdin will present his research at the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta conference "The Impact of Extraordinary Monetary Policy on the Financial Sector" scheduled for 1-2 December 2016
The ICIR team cordially welcomes Mr. Fabian Regele, as Doctoral Student, and Ms. Arina Brutyan, as Student Assistant, to the team
Prof. Dr. Helmut Gründl, Prof. Dr. Hartmut Nickel-Waninger and Prof. Dr. Manfred Wandt have been elected as members of the Board of Directors of the German Association of Insurance Research (Deutscher Verein für Versicherungswissenschaft)
Prof. Karel Van Hulle, ICIR Executive Board member, has been elected as member of the EIOPA's "Insurance and Reinsurance Stakeholder Group"
The article "An Incentive-Compatible Experiment on Probabilistic Insurance and Implications for an Insurer's Solvency Level" by Anja Zimmer, Helmut Gründl, Christian D. Schade and Franca Glenzer has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Risk and Insurance.
Prof. Dr. Helmut Gründl, Dr. Ming Dong, and Prof. Dr. Sebastian Schlütter received the “Donald Hardigree Memorial Outstanding Paper Award” of the Western Risk and Insurance Association for their article:
“Is the Risk-Based Mechanism Always Better? The Risk-Shifting Behavior of Insurers under Different Guarantee Schemes”, Journal of Insurance Issues, 2015.
Prof. Helmut Gründl and Elia Berdin present the "Updated Results on the Impact of the Interest Rate Environment on Insurance– Special Focus on German Life Insurers" at the EIOPA Financial Stability Committee Stress Test Subgroup Meeting in Frankfurt
Prof. Dr. Helmut Gründl,
Prof. Dr. Mirko Kraft (Hrsg.)