Search Results
JEL Code: G22

676,166 Total downloads

Viewing: 1 - 50 of 2,957 papers

1.

Imitation is the Sincerest Form of Flattery: Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 26 Sep 2005 Last Revised: 05 May 2008
Working Paper Series
American University - Kogod School of Business and University of Nevada, Las Vegas - Department of Finance
Downloads 16,313
2.

Asymmetric Information, Heterogeneity in Risk Perceptions and Insurance: An Explanation to a Puzzle

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 18 Nov 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Warwick - Finance Group
Downloads 15,184
3.

Non-Life Insurance: Mathematics & Statistics

Number of pages: 307 Posted: 03 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 07 Jan 2020
Working Paper Series
RiskLab, ETH Zurich
Downloads 9,660
4.

The Subprime Credit Crisis of 07

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 25 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business, Natixis and Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management
Downloads 9,161
5.

Secret Liens and the Financial Crisis of 2008

American Bankruptcy Law Journal, Vol. 83, p. 253, 2009
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 05 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 16 Oct 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of Southern California Gould School of Law
Downloads 6,949
6.

Applied Financial Marketing - Myth Versus Reality

Journal of Financial Transformation, Vol. 21, pp. 55-66, 2007
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 27 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 08 Jul 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Capco Institute, Capco and Capco
Downloads 6,562
7.

Value at Risk Models in Finance

ECB Working Paper No. 75
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 25 Feb 2003
Working Paper Series
European Central Bank (ECB) and New York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business - Department of Economics
Downloads 6,289
8.

Enterprise Risk Management: Theory and Practice

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 04 Aug 2006
Working Paper Series
Nationwide Insurance and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 5,403
9.

Data Analytics for Non-Life Insurance Pricing

Swiss Finance Institute Research Paper No. 16-68
Number of pages: 241 Posted: 17 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2019
Working Paper Series
RiskLab, ETH Zurich and AXA-Winterthur
Downloads 5,322
10.

Optimal Insurance Under Adverse Selection and Ambiguity Aversion

WBS Finance Group Research Paper No. 148
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 31 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 23 Dec 2019
Working Paper Series
University of Warwick - Finance Group and University of Warwick - Warwick Business School

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 5,089
11.

Real World Index Annuity Returns

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 07 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 06 Jan 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School - Finance and Insurance Departments, Purdue University Global and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 4,617
12.

Audit Risk, Complex Technology, & Auditing Processes

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 01 May 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Windsor - Odette School of Business and North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University - School of Business & Economics
Downloads 4,603
13.

Understanding Modern Banking Ledgers Through Blockchain Technologies: Future of Transaction Processing and Smart Contracts on the Internet of Money

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 24 Nov 2015
Working Paper Series
Department of Actuarial Mathematics and Statistics, Heriot-Watt University and University College London - Financial Computing and Analytics Group, Department of Computer Science
Downloads 4,498
14.

Buffett's Alpha

Financial Analysts Journal, 2018, 74 (4): 35-55
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 30 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 10 Jan 2019
Working Paper Series
AQR Capital Management, LLC, AQR Capital Management, LLC and AQR Capital Management, LLC

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 4,094
15.

The Value of Enterprise Risk Management

Journal of Risk and Insurance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 30 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 20 Nov 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Georgia - C. Herman and Mary Virginia Terry College of Business and University of Mississippi - School of Business Administration

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 3,451
16.

The Indian Insurance Industry: Challenges and Prospects

Number of pages: 84 Posted: 15 Sep 2005
Working Paper Series
Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM) - Division of Actuarial Science, Statistics and Mathematics
Downloads 3,224
17.

Shadow Insurance

Econometrica, Vol. 84, No. 3, 2016, Swiss Finance Institute Research Paper No. 14-64
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 06 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 19 May 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Princeton University - Department of Economics

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 3,160
18.

Capital Allocation in Financial Firms

Harvard Business School No. 98-072
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 25 Apr 2001
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit
Downloads 3,111
19.

Term Structure Estimation

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 21 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 11 Nov 2019
Working Paper Series
University of Massachusetts Amherst - Isenberg School of Management and University of Murcia - Faculty of Business and Economics
Downloads 3,106
20.

Risk Management: History, Definition and Critique

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 11 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 06 Sep 2013
Working Paper Series
HEC Montreal - Department of Finance

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 3,061
21.

Terrorism and the Stock Market

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 12 Oct 2005
Working Paper Series
Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management and Barclays Global Investors
Downloads 2,691
22.

Productivity and Efficiency in Insurance: An Overview of the Issues

96-57
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 06 May 1997
Working Paper Series
University of Alabama - Culverhouse College of Commerce & Business Administration and Temple University - Risk Management & Insurance & Actuarial Science
Downloads 2,675
23.

Asymmetric Information Effects on Loan Spreads

Journal of Financial Economics 92 (2009), pp. 300-319
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 18 Nov 2005 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2009
Working Paper Series
Harvard University
Downloads 2,627
24.

Corporate Governance, Corporate Ownership, and the Role of Institutional Investors: A Global Perspective

Journal of Applied Finance, Vol. 13, No. 2, Fall/Winter 2003
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 10 Jan 2005
Accepted Paper Series
University of Georgia - Department of Finance and University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 2,448
25.

Welfare-Improving Ambiguity in Insurance Markets with Asymmetric Information

WBS Finance Group Research Paper No. 190
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 31 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 26 Dec 2019
Working Paper Series
University of Warwick - Finance Group and University of Warwick - Warwick Business School
Downloads 2,378
26.

Infrastructure as an Asset Class

EIB Papers, Vol. 15, No. 1, pp. 70-105, 2010
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 11 Jun 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Inderst Advisory
Downloads 2,279
27.

Machine Learning in Individual Claims Reserving

Swiss Finance Institute Research Paper No. 16-67
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 11 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2017
Working Paper Series
RiskLab, ETH Zurich
Downloads 2,135
28.

Institutional Investors and Corporate Governance in India

National Stock Exchange of India Research Initiative Paper No. 15
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 12 May 2003
Working Paper Series
XLRI Jamshedpur
Downloads 2,105
29.

The Solvency II Process: Overview and Critical Analysis

Risk Management and Insurance Review, Vol. 10, No. 1, pp. 69-85
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 13 Jan 2006 Last Revised: 10 Jun 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of St. Gallen - Institute of Insurance Economics, University of Muenster - Faculty of Economics and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Actuarial Science, Risk Management and Insurance

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 2,033
30.

Optimal Asset Allocation Towards the End of the Life Cycle: To Annuitize or Not to Annuitize?

FAS#21-96
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 06 Nov 1996
Working Paper Series
York University - Schulich School of Business
Downloads 1,975
31.

Marking to Market: Panacea or Pandora's Box?

Journal of Accounting Research, Vol. 46, No. 2, pp. 435-460, 2008
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 30 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 11 Nov 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Toulouse 1 - Toulouse School of Economics (TSE), Booth School of Business, University of Chicago and Bank for International Settlements (BIS)
Downloads 1,961
32.

The Beneficial Coexistence of Banks and Markets: The Role of Capital Requirements and Underwriting

WBS Finance Group Research Paper No. 194
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 11 Nov 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Bristol and University of Warwick - Finance Group
Downloads 1,936
33.

Market Consistent Embedded Values as 'Fair Value' Measurements for Life Insurance Accounting: A Step Too Far With Finance Theory?

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 11 Jan 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Warwick - Warwick Business School, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Accounting and Finance and Harvard University - Harvard Business School
Downloads 1,908
34.

Why Stewardship is Proving Elusive for Institutional Investors

Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law, pp. 406-411, July/August 2010 , Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 10-28
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 09 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2015
Accepted Paper Series

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 1,850
35.

Bancassurance in India: Who is Tying the Knot and Why

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 06 May 2005
Working Paper Series
Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM) - Division of Actuarial Science, Statistics and Mathematics
Downloads 1,848
36.

Impact Investing

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 20 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2019
Working Paper Series
University of California, Davis, University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business and University of California, Davis - Graduate School of Management

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 1,828
37.

The Insurance Performance Measure: Bringing Value to the Insurance Industry

Journal of Applied Corporate Finance, Vol. 14, No. 4, pp. 94-99, 2002
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 10 Aug 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Fordham University - Gabelli Center for Global Security Analysis and Quinnipiac University
Downloads 1,822
38.

Strategic Rebalancing

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 17 Feb 2019 Last Revised: 20 Dec 2019
Working Paper Series
Man Group plc, Man AHL, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Man AHL
Downloads 1,784
39.

Financial Markets and Institutions in the Arab Economy

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 19 Oct 2007
Working Paper Series
Birzeit University
Downloads 1,776
40.

Deep Learning Volatility

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 07 Feb 2019 Last Revised: 28 Feb 2019
Working Paper Series
ETH Zürich - Department of Mathematics, Imperial College London and Ecole Polytechnique
Downloads 1,758
41.

Who Qualifies as an Audit Committee Financial Expert Under SEC Regulations and NYSE Rules?

11 DePaul Business & Commercial Law Journal (Winter 2013)
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 30 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Prairie View A&M University - College of Business
Downloads 1,740
42.

CAT Bonds and Other Risk-Linked Securities: State of the Market and Recent Developments

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 07 Dec 2007
Working Paper Series
Temple University - Risk Management & Insurance & Actuarial Science
Downloads 1,656
43.

Selection and Moral Hazard in the Reverse Mortgage Market

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 25 Oct 2004
Working Paper Series
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Sauder School of Business and Baruch College - Zicklin School Business - Real Estate Department
Downloads 1,643
44.

Cross Selling and Banking Efficiency

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 07 Nov 2001
Working Paper Series
New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business - Department of Economics and Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Downloads 1,555
45.

M&A Contracts: Purposes, Types, Regulation, and Patterns of Practice

Research Handbook on Mergers and Acquisitions, Forthcoming, ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 292/2015
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 16 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 12 May 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 1,555
46.

Reaching for Yield in the Bond Market

Harvard Business School Finance Working Paper No. 12-103, Journal of Finance, Volume 70 (5), 1863-1902, 2015
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 24 May 2012 Last Revised: 15 Feb 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Stockholm School of Economics and Harvard University

Multiple version iconThere are 3 versions of this paper

Downloads 1,539
47.

Operational Risk and Insurance: Quantitative and Qualitative Aspects

EFMA 2004 Basel Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 14 May 2004
Working Paper Series
DZ Bank AG
Downloads 1,511
48.

Attitudes of Nigerians Towards Insurance Services: An Empirical Study

African Journal of Accounting, Economics, Finance and Banking Research, Vol. 4, No. 4, July 2009
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 14 Jan 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Lagos, University of East London and University of Lagos
Downloads 1,483
49.

Fear is the Key: A Behavioral Guide to Underwriting Cycles

Connecticut Insurance Law Journal, Vol. 10, No. 2, pp. 255-275, 2004
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 17 Apr 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Trinity College
Downloads 1,470
50.

Consolidation in the European Insurance Industry: Do Mergers and Acquisitions Create Value for Shareholders?

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 01 Jul 2004
Working Paper Series
Temple University - Risk Management & Insurance & Actuarial Science and Temple University
Downloads 1,440