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CEAR/MRIC Workshop IV: Behavioral Insurance

December 9, 2013 - December 10, 2013

Georgia State University

Download Program 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 fr… more »

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Indices of Riskiness: Management and Regulatory Implications

November 14, 2013 - November 15, 2013

Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

Download Program The Center for Financial Innovation and Stability (Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta) and the Center for the Economic Analysis of Risk (Georgia State University), together with Department of Banking and Finance (University of Zurich) are… more »

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9th International Microinsurance Conference 2013

November 12, 2013 - November 14, 2013

The Sultan Hotel

The 9th International Microinsurance Conference that took place in Jakarta, Indonesia, on 12 – 14 November 2013. The event, which took place in Asia for the third time, brought together some 400 participants from nearly 60 countries to discuss the chal… more »

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Income Dynamics, Income Risk, and Income Risk-Sharing

September 27, 2013 - September 28, 2013

Georgia State University

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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Decision Making Under Risk and Uncertainty - John Hey

September 17, 2013 - September 18, 2013

Durham Castle

Download Program To celebrate John Hey’s 70th birthday, a workshop and a special issue in Theory and Decision has been prepared to acknowledge his important contributions in the field of decision making under risk and uncertainty. Workshop Photos … more »

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SABE/IAREP/ICABEEP 2013 Conference

July 25, 2013 - July 29, 2013

Clayton State University

Bringing Economics and Psychology together in the Wake of the Financial Crisis In the wake of the financial crisis, economists who’ve been calling bubbles wish they knew a bit more of people’s psychology; psychologists are eager to fine-tune and make a… more »

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FINET – CEAR – IFS Workshops on Risk and Family Economics 2013

June 18, 2013 - June 20, 2013

Universitat Pompeu Fabra

The objective of the workshop was to gather frontier research on Family Economics and provide a platform for exchanging ideas among applied theorists, labor economists and macroeconomists. This workshop focused, among other topics, on households and ri… more »

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Portfolios of the Atlanta Poor

May 17, 2013 - May 18, 2013

Georgia State University

Download Program This workshop is related to the GSU 2CI research effort Portfolios of the Atlanta Poor, an upcoming diary study of financial and non‐financial decisions of low‐income households in the Atlanta Metro area. As the GSU study team commence… more »

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Institutional Investors: Control, Liquidity, and Systemic Risks

April 19, 2013 - April 20, 2013

Aderhold Learning Center Room 5

Download Program The roles that institutional investors play in financial markets are constantly evolving. Increasingly they exert greater influence on corporate decisions and control, and have a larger impact on market liquidity and systemic risk. To… more »

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Economics of Gambling

April 11, 2013 - April 12, 2013

Georgia State University

Download Program Gambling behavior reflects a wide range of attitudes towards risk, and perceptions of risk. It fundamentally challenges the methodologies of several traditional academic disciplines, particularly in the form of what is variously called… more »

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