Program for the 1994 Risk Theory Seminar
Friday, April 29 -- Sunday, May 1
Friday, April 29
6:30-7:45 Neil Doherty and Anne Kleffner, "The Effect of Costly Risk
Bearing on Insurers' Supply Decisions"
7:45-9:00 D. Han Chang, "Joint Use of Liability and Regulation-
Workers' Compensation and OSHA Regulations for
Saturday, April 30
8:30-9:45 Keith J. Crocker and Eric W. Bond, "Hardball and the Soft
Touch: The Economics of Optimal Insurance Contracts with
Costly State Verification and Endogenous Monitoring Costs"
10:00-11:15 John M. Marshall and Rod Garratt, "Theory of Triage and
11:15-12:30 Kathy Petroni and Joseph H. Anthony "Accounting
Estimation Errors and Firm Valuation"
1:30-2:45 Soon-Jae Lee, David Mayers and Clifford W. Smith,
"Post-Assessment Guaranty Funds and Risk-Taking Behavior:
Evidence from the Property-Casualty Insurance Industry"
2:45-4:00 Eric Briys, "Life Insurance in a Contingent Claim
Framework: Pricing and Regulatory Implications"
4:00-5:00 Business Meeting
Sunday, May 1
9:00-10:15 Harris Schlesinger and Christian Gollier, "The Effect of
Noise in the Loss Distribution on Optimal Insurance
10:15-11:30 Jim Garven, "On the Implications of the `Information
Superhighway' for Risk and Insurance Research"