Risk management and insurance / Scott E. Harrington, Gregory R. Niehaus.

Author
Harrington, Scott E. [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
2nd ed.
Published/​Created
Boston, Mass. : McGraw-Hill, 2004.
Description
xxiv, 672 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.

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Subject(s)
Related name
Series
McGraw-Hill/Irwin series in finance, insurance, and real estate. [More in this series]
Notes
Includes index.
Contents
  • 1. Risk and its management
  • 2. Objective of risk management
  • 3. Risk identification and measurement
  • 4. Pooling arrangements and diversification of risk
  • 5. Insurer ownership, financial, and operational structure
  • 6. Insurance regulation
  • 7. Insolvencies, solvency ratings, and solvency regulation
  • 8. Insurance pricing
  • 9. Risk aversion and risk management by individuals and corporations
  • 10. Insurability of risk, contractual provisions, and legal doctrines
  • 11. Loss control
  • 12. Legal liability for injuries
  • 13. Automobile insurance
  • 14. Homeowners insurance
  • 15. Life insurance and annuities
  • 16. Employee benefits : overview and group medical coverage
  • 17. Retirement plans
  • 18. Workers' compensation and employee injuries
  • 19. Social security
  • 20. Risk management and shareholder wealth
  • 21. Tax, regulatory, and accounting factors affecting corporate risk management
  • 22. Risk retention/reduction decisions
  • 23. Commercial insurance contracts
  • 24. Hedging with derivative contracts
  • 25. Alternative risk transfer
  • 26. Analysis tools used in corporate risk management
  • 27. Enterprise risk management : a case study
  • 28. Corporate liability to customers, third parties, and shareholders
  • 29. Issues in liability risk and its management.
ISBN
0072339705 (alk. paper)
LCCN
2003044900
OCLC
51804835
RCP
C - S
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