The Shifting Terrain of Risk and Uncertainty on the Liability Insurance Field
15 Pages Posted: 29 Nov 2017
Date Written: November 21, 2013
[A] high degree of scientific and technical uncertainty permeates the insurance industry — the very business that is charged with transforming uncertainty into risk. Scrutiny of how insurers face their own incapacities reveals that theirs is an uncertain business, and that we live not so much in a risk society as in an uncertain society.
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