x, 229 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
9780844743257 hardbound 0844743259 hardbound
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction : What role should the government play in insuring private market risk? / Jeffrey R. Brown Deposit insurance reform / George G. Pennacchi Reforming the pension benefit guaranty corporation / Jeffrey R. Brown and Andrew G. Biggs Does the terrorism insurance market still need government support? / Dwight Jaffee and Thomas Russell Market and government failure in insuring and mitigating natural catastrophes : how long-term contracts can help / Howard C. Kunreuther and Erwann O. Michel-Kerjan Managing flood risk : the national flood insurance program and alternatives / Mark J. Browne and Martin Halek Private and public roles in providing agricultural insurance in the United States / Vincent H. Smith and Barry K. Goodwin.
KF1164 .P83 2010
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