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Risk & Microeconomics Seminar

The Risk and Microeconomics (R&M) Seminar series, hosted by the Munich Risk and Insurance Center, is jointly organized by the Chair for Behavioral and Experimental Economics and the Institute for Risk management and Insurance. The R&M Seminar aims to facilitate the scientific interaction of members of the local faculty and students with renowned visiting scholars, and the exchange of views about contemporary topics in risk and microeconomics. The seminar series is part of the Master of Business Research (MBR) degree and is supported by the Verein zur Förderung der Versicherungswissenschaft in München e.V.


Next Event


Seminar program for the summer term 2017:

Date Presenter
23rd May 2017 Marc Ragin (University of Georgia) "The Effect of Disclosure on Demand for High-Load Insurance"
29th May 2017 Gregory Niehaus (University of South Carolina) "Correlated Trading by Life Insurers and Its Impact on Bond Prices"
20th July 2017 Martin Spindler (University of Hamburg) "Machine Learning in (Micro-)Econometrics: An Overview and Recent Developments"

Seminar programs of past semesters:

Winter 2016/2017
Summer 2016

Winter 2015/2016

Summer 2015
Winter 2014/2015
Summer 2014
Winter 2013/2014
Summer 2013
Winter 2012/2013
Summer 2012
Winter 2011/2012
Summer 2011
Winter 2010/2011
Summer 2010
Winter 2009/2010
Summer 2009
Winter 2008/2009
Summer 2008
Winter 2007/2008