ICIR Research Team: Invitations and Scholarships

Prof. Dr. Helmut Gründl

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 Gemmo

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
(Feb 2018)

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)

Christian Kubitza

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)

Visiting Scholars

25 June - 6 July 2018

Prof. Casey G. Rothschild

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.”

20 May - 3 June 2018

Prof. Annette Hofmann

Assistant Professor
School of Risk Management, Insurance and Actuarial Science, The Peter J. Tobin College of Business, St. John's University, New York

9-14 April 2017

Prof. Michael Hoy

Professor of Economics
Department of Economics and Finance
University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada

8-9 November 2016

Prof. Moshe A. Milevsky

Schulich School of Business, York University, Toronto, Canada

Presentation at the ICIR:
"Optimal retirement spending and insurance when biological age and chronological age differ"

27 June - 8 July 2016

Prof. Mark J. Browne

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?"

28 - 29 January 2015

Dr. Mario Brandtner

Finance, Banking and Risk Management
Friedrich Schiller University, Jena, Germany

Spectral risk measures, expected utility theory, and the (non-)duality of risk and risk aversion

July - August 2014

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.

June 2014

Prof. J. Francois Outreville, Ph.D.

INSEEC Business School, Paris, France

PhD Seminar "Insurance Demand and Supply"

25 -28 March 2013

Prof. Mike B. Adams

University of Bath, The School of Management,
Centre for Strategic Risk and Insurance, UK

The Strategic Role of Reinsurance in the UK's Non-Life Insurance Market

February 2013

Prof. Martin Boyer, Ph.D.

Department of Finance, HEC Montréal, Canada
Director of the "Insurance and Risk Management Journal"

26 November - 7 December 2012

Prof. George Zanjani, Ph.D.

Risk Management and Insurance
J. Mack Robinson College of Business
Georgia State University, US

Ph.D. Seminar "Risk and Insurance Economics"

winter term 2011/2012

Prof. Gregory Nini, Ph.D.

Business Economics and Public Policy Department
The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, US

"Economics of Risk and Time"
"Consumer Risk Management"

October - December 2011

Prof. Dr. sc. Marijana Ćurak

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).

9 - 12 May 2011

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

28 February 2011

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"