Risk Science: What You Need to Read Today
IThe world is “dangerously unprepared” for future deadly pandemics like the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, the president of the World Bank has warned.
he National Space Organization announced yesterday that it will launch a satellite for the study of the ionosphere and earthquake prediction early next year with the help of the U.S.
Understanding the Madden-Julian Oscillation could allow accurate weather forecasts beyond 10 days, enabling better prediction of severe storms.
While history gets to work on judging the current blizzard, here’s a look at how New York’s over- and under-preparation for six big storms played
Risk Business: What You Need to Read Today
African Risk Capacity said move was initiated by its member states’ requests as Ebola claimed more than 8,600 lives in Sierra Leone, Guinea and Liberia.
Florida’s top financial officer said Tuesday that creating and publicizing a “stress test” will help instill public confidence in the smaller insurers that have come to dominate Florida’s property insurance market.
HCI’s new takeouts mark a strategic shift toward high-risk low-return policies.
After years of double digit premium hikes that fuelled mega profits, Australian insurers are bracing for a significant slowdown in revenue growth.