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The Palgrave Handbook of Unconventional Risk Transfer

Editors: Pompella, Maurizio, Scordis, Nicos A (Eds.)

    • Provides the first comprehensive reference in risk transfer between financial intermediaries
    • Covers all the main financial and pure risk routing channels used in risk transfer
    • Contributions from distinguished academics and professionals from around the world
    • Coverage of new and emerging risk areas in mortality/longevity risk, and environmental risks
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eBook 142,79 €
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-59297-8
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Hardcover 176,79 €
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About this book

This handbook examines the latest techniques and strategies that are used to unlock the risk transfer capacity of global financial and capital markets. Taking the financial crisis and global recession into account, it frames and contextualises non-traditional risk transfer tools created over the last 20 years. Featuring contributions from distinguished academics and professionals from around the world, this book covers in detail issues in securitization, financial risk management and innovation, structured finance and derivatives, life and non-life pure risk management, market and financial reinsurance, CAT risk management, crisis management, natural, environmental and man-made risks, terrorism risk, risk modelling, vulnerability and resilience. This handbook will be of interest to academics, researchers and practitioners in the field of risk transfer.

About the authors

Maurizio Pompella is Professor of Financial Intermediaries Economics at the School of Economics and Management at the University of Siena, Italy. He is highly sought for his teaching, and has lectured at Universities in Europe, Latin America, the Middle East, Russian Federation and China. Among his other scholarly pursuits he has been serving as a reviewer for the prestigious Journal of Risk and Insurance, and is the Editor of the forthcoming series Palgrave Studies in Risk and Insurance.

Nicos Scordis is a Professor at the School of Risk Management, Insurance and Actuarial Science at St. John’s University in New York, USA. He was honoured with the prestigious Les B. Strickler Innovation in Instruction Award from the American Risk and Insurance Association for his educational contributions to the developing speciality of alternative risk transfer. He publishes both in scholarly journals and in professional publications on the top

ic of value creation in the risk and insurance industry.

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Pompella, Maurizio (et al.)

    Pages 1-4

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  • A Theoretical Perspective on Risk Management

    Friberg, Richard

    Pages 7-33

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  • A Practical Perspective on Corporate Risk Management

    Scordis, Nicos A. (et al.)

    Pages 35-54

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  • Reinsurance, Insurability and the New Paradigms of Unconventional Risk Transfer

    Pompella, Maurizio

    Pages 57-107

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  • Enterprise Risk Management and the Risk Management Process

    Niehaus, Greg

    Pages 109-142

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Buy this book

eBook 142,79 €
price for Italy (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-59297-8
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover 176,79 €
price for Italy (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-59296-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Palgrave Handbook of Unconventional Risk Transfer
Editors
  • Maurizio Pompella
  • Nicos A Scordis
Copyright
2017
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-59297-8
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-59297-8
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-59296-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XX, 583
Number of Illustrations and Tables
103 b/w illustrations, 11 illustrations in colour
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