Chapter | The Financing of Catastrophe Risk | 1999

The Limited Financing of Catastrophe Risk: An Overview

by K. Froot

Keywords: Catastrophe Risk; corporate finance; cost of capital; Banking and Insurance; asset pricing; Hedging; banking; Natural Disasters; Insurance; Risk Management; Financial Markets; Policy; Insurance Industry;

Citation:

Froot, K. "The Limited Financing of Catastrophe Risk: An Overview." In The Financing of Catastrophe Risk, edited by Kenneth A. Froot, 1–22. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1999. (Revised from NBER Working Paper No. 6025, May 1997, and HBS Working Paper No. 98-023, September 1997.)