Article | Risk Management and Insurance Review | fall 1999

The Evolving Market for Catastrophe Event Risk

by K. A. Froot

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

Citation:

Froot, K. A. "The Evolving Market for Catastrophe Event Risk." Risk Management and Insurance Review 2, no. 3 (fall 1999): 1–28. (Reprinted in Risk Management: The State of the Art, edited by S. Figlewski and R. Levich, Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2001.)