Earthquake Risk Financing – Paris, June 23-24, 2011

As a result of the series of massive quakes that occurred around the world in recent past (Haiti, Chile, Mexico, New Zealand, Japan), the OECD Secretary General’s Board on Financial Management of Catastrophes organizes a high-level roundtable on earthquake risk financing and national strategy for governments at the OECD headquarters this week. This is an […]

Dr. Michel-Kerjan receives the prestigious Kulp-Wright Award for the most influential book on risk management (Summer 2011)

The Kulp-Wright Book Award is presented annually by the American Risk and Insurance Association to the author(s) of a book considered to be the most influential text published on the economics of risk management and insurance. This year award will be given to the authors of the book At War with the Weather: Managing large-scale […]

Panel on Adaptation to Climate Change. Washington, DC. June 1.