12 Aug 2011
Risk Awareness, Capital Markets and Catastrophic Risks
Includes reports on initiatives to promote natural hazard awareness and disaster risk reduction education, the role of financial markets in financial mitigation of large-scale risks, mechanisms used to quantify catastrophe losses, and hazard risk...
28 Jan 2011
The Impact of the Financial Crisis on the Insurance Sector and Policy Responses
This special report assesses the impact of the crisis on the insurance sector and reviews policy responses within OECD countries.
05 Sep 2008
Financial Management of Large-Scale Catastrophes
Contains three reports focusing on different institutional approaches to the financial management of large-scale catastrophes, the role of risk mitigation and insurance in reducing the impact of natural disasters, and the importance of strategic...
05 Dec 2006
This publication surveys and assesses various types of mechanisms and reforms implemented and refined in OECD countries that best limit and indemnify medical accidents.
01 Dec 2005
Reforming the Insurance Market in Russia
This book presents an in-depth historical and analytical review of the reform process in the Russian insurance sector.
05 July 2005
Terrorism Risk Insurance in OECD Countries
This book presents OECD policy conclusions and leading academic analysis on the financial management of terrorism risk nearly four years after the World Trade Centre attacks.
06 July 2005
Catastrophic Risks and Insurance
These conference proceedings present academic analysis, country reports, and financial/insurance company assessments on how to handle losses caused by large-scale catastrophes including terrorism and atmospheric perils.
25 Mar 2004
Insurance in the Baltic Countries
This book contains papers presenting overviews of various aspects of the Baltic insurance market along with papers examining specific policy issues.
31 Oct 2003
Environmental Risks and Insurance
This report focuses on the role of insurance and reinsurance companies in the management of environmental risks - environmental pollution risk and natural catastrophe risk in particular.
28 July 2003
Insurance and Expanding Systemic Risks
This volume contains an in-depth analysis of the assessment, management and compensation of the so-called "expanding systemic risks", to which market players and insurers are exposed.
23 July 2003
Assessing the Solvency of Insurance Companies
This book presents an in-depth analysis on the assessment and the management of the major technical and financial risks insurance companies have to face.
27 May 2001
Insurance Regulation, Liberalisation and Financial Convergence
This publication provides an in-depth analysis of the main features of insurance regulation and supervision in OECD countries, as well as of liberalisation and financial convergence.