CEAR Workshops

2020 GSU-RFS Conference: Current Research in FinTech

Posted On August 28, 2019

In recent years, FinTech, or financial technology, has been rapidly developing and reshaping business practices and the financial services industry. This has generated significant interest in advancing academic research in this important area. Following the success of the inaugural conference in 2019, the Department of Finance and the Center for the Economic Analysis of Risk (CEAR) at Georgia State University, together with the Review of Financial Studies (RFS) will jointly host a second annual conference on Current Research in FinTech.

CEAR/MRIC Behavioral Insurance Workshop 2019

Posted On August 28, 2019

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General Information

This workshop brings together researchers interested in the manner in which risk management and insurance can be understood with behavioral methods. Alternative theoretical models are welcome, although analyses that are disconnected from theory are not. We expect researchers from a variety of disciplines will find this workshop of interest, including economics,… more »

7th Workshop in Behavioral and Experimental Health Economics

Posted On August 28, 2019

We are pleased to announce that the 7th Workshop in Behavioral and Experimental Health Economics will take place in Innsbruck, Austria. The workshop brings together economists who apply behavioral insights and experimental methods to health economics in order to present and discuss their research. The workshop is part of the activities of the Behavioural Experiments in Health Network.

15th International Conference on Inclusive Insurance – Coping with Climate Risk

Posted On August 6, 2019

CEAR is excited to be a co-sponsor of this year’s 15th International Microinsurance Conference, titled 15th International Conference on Inclusive Insurance – Coping with Climate Risk, which will be held in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Registration for the main conference opens in August 2019. More information can be found on the following website: https://www.munichre-foundation.org/home/InclusiveInsurance/common/IMC-2019.html

CEAR 2019 Pre-Conference on Academic Research

Posted On July 22, 2019

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Overview

The Center for the Economic Analysis of Risk (CEAR) is organizing an academic pre-conference in conjunction with the 15th International Microinsurance Conference. The pre-conference attracts researchers to present major findings and participate in panels on recent developments in research methods to understand risk management choices of the poor. This pre-conference is being… more »

2019 CEAR-RSI Household Finance Workshop

Posted On February 12, 2019

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General Information

This workshop brings together researchers interested in household financial decision-making. Theoretical and empirical papers are welcome. We expect researchers from a variety of disciplines will find this workshop of interest, including economics, finance, risk management, insurance, and psychology. This workshop is held jointly by the Retirement and Savings Institute (RSI, more »