NBER Publications by Howard Kunreuther

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January 2014Aiding Decision-Making to Reduce the Impacts of Climate Change
with Elke U. Weber: w19776
October 2013Corporate Demand for Insurance: New Evidence from the U.S. Terrorism and Property Markets
with Erwann Michel-Kerjan, Paul Raschky: w19532
December 2012Risk Management and Climate Change
with Geoffrey Heal, Myles Allen, Ottmar Edenhofer, Christopher B. Field, Gary Yohe: w18607
October 2012Punishment and Cooperation in Stochastic Social Dilemmas
with Erte Xiao: w18458
June 2012Managing Catastrophic Risk
with Geoffrey Heal: w18136
September 2011Corporate Demand for Insurance: An Empirical Analysis of the U.S. Market for Catastrophe and Non-Catastrophe Risks
with Erwann Michel-Kerjan, Paul Raschky: w17403
April 2011Tipping Climate Negotiations
with Geoffrey Heal: w16954
February 2010Environment and Energy: Catastrophic Liabilities from Nuclear Power Plants
with Geoffrey Heal
in Measuring and Managing Federal Financial Risk, Deborah Lucas, editor
June 2009Risk-Based Pricing and Risk-Reducing Effort: Does the Private Insurance Market Reduce Environmental Accidents?
with Haitao Yin, Matthew White: w15100
August 2008Long Term Insurance (LTI) for Addressing Catastrophe Risk
with Dwight Jaffee, Erwann Michel-Kerjan: w14210
November 2007Social Reinforcement: Cascades, Entrapment and Tipping
with Geoffrey Heal: w13579
October 2007Evaluating The Effectiveness of Terrorism Risk Financing Solutions
with Erwann O. Michel-Kerjan: w13359
August 2007Deterministic and Stochastic Prisoner's Dilemma Games: Experiments in Interdependent Security
with Gabriel Silvasi, Eric T. Bradlow, Dylan Small: t0341
January 2007Climate Change, Insurability of Large-scale Disasters and the Emerging Liability Challenge
with Erwann O. Michel-Kerjan: w12821
Self-Protection and Insurance with Interdependencies
with Alexander Muermann: w12827
August 2006Rules Rather Than Discretion: Lessons from Hurricane Katrina
with Mark Pauly: w12503
Reflections on U.S. Disaster Insurance Policy for the 21st Century
Goals and Plans in Protective Decision Making
with David H. Krantz: w12446
June 2006Supermodularity and Tipping
with Geoffrey Heal: w12281
March 2006Looking Beyond TRIA: A Clinical Examination of Potential Terrorism Loss Sharing
with Erwann Michel-Kerjan: w12069
November 2004Policy Watch: Challenges for Terrorism Risk Insurance in the United States
with Erwann Michel-Kerjan: w10870
August 2004Interdependent Security: A General Model
with Geoffrey Heal: w10706
December 2003Assessing, Managing, and Financing Extreme Events: Dealing with Terrorism
with Erwann Michel-Kerjan, Beverly Porter: w10179
August 2003You Only Die Once: Managing Discrete Interdependent Risks
with Geoffrey Heal: w9885
April 2002Interdependent Security: The Case of Identical Agents
with Geoffrey Heal: w8871
January 1999Challenges Facing the Insurance Industry in Managing Catastrophic Risks
with Paul Kleindorfer
in The Financing of Catastrophe Risk, Kenneth A. Froot, editor

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