Event Archive: WS 2014

CEAR/MRIC Workshop V: Behavioral Insurance

December 15, 2014 - December 16, 2014

Carl Friedrich von Siemens Stiftung

Behavioral economics and behavioral finance typically incorporate cognitive and social factors in modeling economic decisions. These include decisions made by the buyers and sellers of insurance-related products. The nascent field of behavioral insuran… more »

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Nonbank Financial Firms and Financial Stability

November 6, 2014 - November 11, 2014

Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

The Center for Financial Innovation and Stability (Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta) and the Center for the Economic Analysis of Risk (Georgia State University) are organizing the conference to bring together mathematicians, economists, statisticians, f… more »

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Income Dynamics, Income Risk, and Income Risk-Sharing – 2014

September 26, 2014 - September 27, 2014


Download Program Income risk is arguably the largest source of risk faced by individuals. Because income risk can be understood as a possible gap between realized income and expected income – and the latter is typically not observed – income risk must… more »

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Junior Accounting Theorists Conference 2014

August 3, 2014 - August 3, 2014

CEAR was happy to co-host The Junior Accounting Theory Conference 2014. The JATC gathers theory-minded researchers to present their work and obtain useful feedback in a friendly and constructive environment. Papers at all stages are welcome but we also… more »

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FINET – CEAR – IFS Workshops on Risk and Family Economics 2014

June 9, 2014 - June 11, 2014


The Family Inequality Network (FINET), the Center for the Economic Analysis of Risk (CEAR) and the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) are organizing a joint event on Risk and Family Economics. The event, which follows the 2013 meeting in Barcelona, wil… more »

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6th Annual Meeting on the Economics of Risky Behaviors (AMERB)

May 8, 2014 - May 10, 2014

Universidad EAFIT

Many individuals, adults, adolescents, and children alike engage in a host of risky behaviors that might have significant present and future ramifications. Broadly defined, these are the type of behaviors that involves a trade-off between short term be… more »

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Liquidity Risk and Capital Requirements

April 24, 2014 - April 25, 2014

GSU Buckhead Center

Download Program Liquidity risk and capital requirements have always been a central topic of banking and finance research. Its importance is evidenced and strengthened by the most recent financial crisis. This conference brings together a group of rese… more »

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Longevity Risk

April 10, 2014 - April 11, 2014

Georgia State University

Download Program Longevity risk is the risk that realized future aggregate mortality trends exceed current assumptions. The concept first emerged in the mid 2000’s. It was triggered in part by the deterioration of funding levels of defined benefit pens… more »

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Corporate Control Mechanisms and Risk

April 4, 2014 - April 5, 2014

Aderhold Learning Center Room 5

Download Program Shareholders face risks to their wealth associated with agency problems that arise from both actions and inactions of corporate managers. Internal and external corporate control mechanisms can mitigate these risks. Increasingly, howeve… more »

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CEAR / rCITI Workshop – Risk in Transport Systems

March 20, 2014 - March 21, 2014

University of New South Wales

Download Program The purpose of this workshop is to bring together transportation engineers working on risk, transportation economists, and experimental economists working on transportation risk. It is not meant as a large conference on every aspect of… more »

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