Introduction to Risk Management and Insurance: United States Edition (10th edition)

Introduction to Risk Management and Insurance: United States Edition (10th edition)

By: Mark S. Dorfman (author), David A. Cather (author)Paperback

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This book focuses on problem-solving from managerial, consumer, and societal perspectives. It emphasizes both the business managerial aspects of risk management and insurance and the numerous consumer applications of the concept of risk management and insurance transaction. The tenth edition has been reorganized and fully updated to highlight the increased importance of risk management and insurance in business and society. In particular, the tenth edition refocuses its attention on corporate risk management, reflecting its growing importance in today's economy.


Chapter 1: Introduction to Enterprise Risk Management and Insurance Chapter 2: Risk Identification Chapter 3: Risk Assessment and Pooling Chapter 4: Risk-Handling Techniques: Loss Control, Risk Transfer, and Loss Financing Chapter 5: Risk-Handling Techniques: Diversification and Hedging Chapter 6: Fundamentals of Insurance Chapter 7: Insurable Perils and Insuring Organizations Chapter 8: Insurance Functions Chapter 9: Insurance Markets: Economics and Issues Chapter 10: Insurance Regulation Chapter 11: Insurance Contracts Chapter 12: The Personal Auto Policy Chapter 13: Homeowners Insurance (HO) Chapter 14: Professional Financial Planning Chapter 15: Life Insurance Policies Chapter 16: Standard Life Insurance contract Provisions and Options Chapter 17: Annuities Chapter 18: Health Insurance and Disability Income Chapter 19: Employee Benefits Chapter 20: Social Security Chapter 21: Unemployment and Workers' Compensation Insurance Chapter 22: Commercial Property Insurance Chapter 23: Commercial Liability Insurance

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780131394124
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 504
  • ID: 9780131394124
  • weight: 1143
  • ISBN10: 0131394126
  • edition: 10th edition

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