George H. Zanjani

University of Alabama - Department of Economics, Finance and Legal Studies

361 Stadium Dr, Ste 200

Tuscaloosa, AL 35487

United States

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Scholarly Papers (18)

1.

The Marginal Cost of Risk, Risk Measures, and Capital Allocation

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 15 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 28 May 2013
Daniel Bauer and George H. Zanjani
University of Wisconsin-Madison and University of Alabama - Department of Economics, Finance and Legal Studies
Downloads 359 (153,747)
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Capital Allocation, Risk Measure, Profit Maximization, Counterparty Risk Aversion

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The Rise and Fall of the Fraternal Life Insurer: Law and Finance in U.S. Life Insurance, 1870-1920

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 01 Oct 2003
George H. Zanjani
University of Alabama - Department of Economics, Finance and Legal Studies
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Organizational Form, Law and Finance, Insurance Companies

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Mutuality and the Underwriting Cycle: Theory with Evidence from the Pennsylvania Fire Insurance Market, 1873-1909

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 24 Mar 2004
George H. Zanjani
University of Alabama - Department of Economics, Finance and Legal Studies
Downloads 280 (200,094)
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mutual insurance, underwriting cycle

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Federal Financial Exposure to Natural Catastrophe Risk

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 14 Dec 2007
J David Cummins, Michael Suher and George H. Zanjani
Temple University - Risk Management & Insurance & Actuarial Science, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and University of Alabama - Department of Economics, Finance and Legal Studies
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catastrophes, disaster relief, federal budget, loss distributions

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An Economic Approach to Capital Allocation

Journal of Risk and Insurance (forthcoming)
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 25 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 17 Dec 2009
George H. Zanjani
University of Alabama - Department of Economics, Finance and Legal Studies
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Insurance Companies, Capital Allocation

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Life Insurance and Annuity Pricing during the Financial Crisis, Revisited

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 09 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 16 Jan 2024
Daniel Bauer, Lawrence Powell, Boheng Su and George H. Zanjani
University of Wisconsin-Madison, University of Alabama - Culverhouse College of Commerce & Business Administration, University of South Florida - Muma College of Business and University of Alabama - Department of Economics, Finance and Legal Studies
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Financial Crisis, Insurance, Regulation

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Market Discipline and Government Guarantees: Evidence from the Insurance Industry

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 23 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2023
Yiling Deng, J. Tyler Leverty, Kenny Wunder and George H. Zanjani
Georgia State University - Risk Management & Insurance Department, University of Wisconsin - Madison, University of Alabama - Department of Economics, Finance and Legal Studies and University of Alabama - Department of Economics, Finance and Legal Studies
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Guaranty Funds; Deposit Insurance; Market Discipline; Regulatory Discipline

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Market Discipline and Guaranty Funds in Life Insurance

Number of pages: 74 Posted: 21 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2019
Temple University - Fox School of Business & Management, Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, Georgia State University and University of Alabama - Department of Economics, Finance and Legal Studies
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Guaranty Funds; Deposit Insurance; Market Discipline; Regulatory Discipline

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Bankruptcy in the Core and Periphery of Financial Groups: The Case of the Property-Casualty Insurance Industry

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 18 Dec 2009
George H. Zanjani
University of Alabama - Department of Economics, Finance and Legal Studies
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Insolvency, Ownership Structure, Affiliate Support

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Catastrophe Bonds, Reinsurance, and the Optimal Collateralization of Risk-Transfer

NBER Working Paper No. w12742
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 07 Dec 2006 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2022
Darius N. Lakdawalla and George H. Zanjani
University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics and University of Alabama - Department of Economics, Finance and Legal Studies
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The Effect of Banking Crises on Non-Life Insurance Consumption

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 22 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 18 May 2018
Shinichi Kamiya, Jackie Ka Ki Li and George H. Zanjani
Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University and University of Alabama - Department of Economics, Finance and Legal Studies
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Banking Crises, Credit, Investment, Non-life Insurance

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Too Old to Fail

Nanyang Business School Research Paper No. 21-26
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 07 Sep 2021 Last Revised: 20 Dec 2021
Shinichi Kamiya, Martin F. Grace and George H. Zanjani
Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, Temple University - Fox School of Business & Management and University of Alabama - Department of Economics, Finance and Legal Studies
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Risk perception, Market Discipline, Guaranty Funds, Deposit Insurance, Risk Taking, Life Insurance

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Insurance, Self-Protection, and the Economics of Terrorism

NBER Working Paper No. w9215
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Sep 2002 Last Revised: 07 Sep 2022
Darius N. Lakdawalla and George H. Zanjani
University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics and University of Alabama - Department of Economics, Finance and Legal Studies
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Egalitarian Equivalent Capital Allocation

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 11 Apr 2015
Shinichi Kamiya and George H. Zanjani
Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University and University of Alabama - Department of Economics, Finance and Legal Studies
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Insurance, capital allocation, public good

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Consumption vs. Production of Insurance

NBER Working Paper No. w6225
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 01 Aug 2000 Last Revised: 07 Jul 2022
Tomas Philipson and George H. Zanjani
University of Chicago and University of Alabama - Department of Economics, Finance and Legal Studies
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Economic Analysis of Risk and Uncertainty Induced by Health Shocks: A Review and Extension

NBER Working Paper No. w19005
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 04 May 2013 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2023
Tomas Philipson and George H. Zanjani
University of Chicago and University of Alabama - Department of Economics, Finance and Legal Studies
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Insurance Risk, Risk Measures, and Capital Allocation: Navigating a Copernican Shift

Annual Review of Financial Economics, Vol. 5, pp. 201-223, 2013
Posted: 08 Nov 2013
Michael R. Powers and George H. Zanjani
Independent and University of Alabama - Department of Economics, Finance and Legal Studies

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Regulation, Capital, and Organizational Form in U.S. Life Insurance

American Economic Review, Vol. 97, No. 3, 2007
Posted: 23 Jul 2003 Last Revised: 17 Dec 2009
George H. Zanjani
University of Alabama - Department of Economics, Finance and Legal Studies

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Mutual Insurance, Law and Finance