International Academic Exchange
ICIR Research Team: Invitations and Scholarships
St. John's University, School of Risk Management, Insurance and Actuarial Science, New York, US (Sep 2017)
"The Influence of Market Risks on the Stock Return of Life Insurance Companies"
A joint research project with Prof. Mark Browne and Prof. Sebastian Schlütter
Irina presented her research "Transparency Aversion and Insurance Market Equilibria" at the following academic institutions:
Oxford University, Department of Economics, Oxford Talks, Postdoc & DPhil Workshop, UK
ETH Zurich, Chair of Risk and Insurance Economics (Prof. Wanda Mimra), CH (Nov 2017)
St. John's University, School of Risk Management, Insurance and Actuarial Science (Prof. Mark Browne), New York, US (Aug-Oct 2016)
Isenberg School of Management (ISM), University of Massachusetts, Amherst, US: Working on a project with Prof. Mila Getmansky on the topic of systemic risk and central clearing (March 2017)
University of Guelph, CAN: Visiting Prof. Mike Hoy and presenting the research on welfare implications of estimation errors (March 2017)
The Sloan School of Management, MIT, Boston, US: Presenting the research about systemic risk. (March 2017)
St. John's University, School of Risk Management, New York, US: Discussing the research on systemic risk and starting a collaboration with Prof. Annette Hofmann and Prof. Petra Steinorth about consumer protection in markets with intransparent insurance contract (March 2017 and March 2018)
Norma Wilentz Hess Associate Professor of Economics, Department of Economics, Wellesley College
PhD mini-course: “Modern approaches to equilibrium in insurance markets: theory and application.”
Research Seminar: “Sophistication and search in financial markets.”
Schulich School of Business, York University, Toronto, Canada
Presentation at the ICIR:
"Optimal retirement spending and insurance when biological age and chronological age differ"
School of Risk Management in the Tobin College of Business, St. John’s University, New York, US
Presentations at the ICIR: "Risk Attitudes, Family Transitions and the Economy" and "Does National Flood Insurance Program Participation Induce Housing Development?"
Dr. Xu Siji
Beijing Foreign Studies University (BFSU), China
Her project is Aging of Population and the Reforms of German Pension System, a Simulation Analysis Based on OLG Model. Since 2009, she has been teaching the Introduction to Economics in the German Department of BFSU.
Prof. J. Francois Outreville, Ph.D.
INSEEC Business School, Paris, France
PhD Seminar "Insurance Demand and Supply"
Department of Finance, Faculty of Economics
University of Split, Croatia
Marijana visited the ICIR on a scholarship granted by the Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst (DAAD).
Prof. Mark J. Browne
The School of Business
University of Wisconsin-Madison, US
One-Sided Commitment in Dynamic Insurance Contracts: Evidence from Private Health Insurance in Germany
Lord Peter K. Levene
Baron Levene of Portsoken KBE
Chairman of Lloyd's, London, UK
"What risks will CEO's of the future face? -
The role of insurers in managing risk"