Browsing Department of Economics (ECO) by Subject "Insurance"
Title:Characterization and uniqueness of equilibrium in competitive insurance Author(s):FARINHA LUZ, VitorDate:2015Type:Working PaperSeries/Number:EUI MWP; 2015/15Abstract:This paper provides a complete characterization of equilibria in a game-theoretic version of Rothschild and Stiglitz (1976)’s model of competitive insurance. I allow for stochastic contract offers by insurance firms and ...
Title:Pension Risk, Retirement Saving and Insurance Author(s):GUISO, Luigi; JAPPELLI, Tullio; PADULA, MarioDate:2009Type:Working PaperSeries/Number:EUI ECO; 2009/18Abstract:Using a representative sample of Italian investors, we estimate the risk associated with pension benefits by eliciting for each individual the subjective distribution of the replacement rate as a summary indicator of ...
Title:Essays on insurance, institutions and aggregate labor market Author(s):KOENIGER, WinfriedDate:2001Citation:Florence, European University Institute, 2001Type:ThesisSeries/Number:EUI PhD theses; Department of Economics