Risk Science: What You Need to Read Today
Republicans sweep White House and US Congress, with uncertain implications for climate research.
Unmanned aircraft flew above hurricanes deploying sondes — probes that automatically transmit information about surroundings.
A first-of-its kind system for flood forecasting and management is being developed by IIT Bombay, IIT Madras, Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru and Anna University.
Based on tsunami data spanning 400 years, it’s clear that modern tsunami risk regions differ from historical evidence.
Risk Business: What You Need to Read Today
The world’s largest reinsurer guided to “well over” its previous full-year goal of earning 2.3 billion euros in net profit.
“I’m sure it matters to a lot of the holdings. It’s not clear when it matters to the portfolio as a whole, however.”
The Texas Windstorm Insurance Association is calling the thousands of insurance policies that could be transferred out of the state insurance pool an “important milestone.”
Insurance Industry Investments in Hedge Funds Continued to Increase Over Last Two Years but Reverse Over Last Quarters
Despite some public pullbacks by large life insurers, total insurance industry investments in hedge funds have continued to increase over the last two years.