The Chair of Insurance Management works internationally, empirically and application-oriented. The current research focuses of the chair include the following areas:
The research fields of the chair are Asset Management, Risk Management, Performance Measurement, Regulation and Social Security. The chair works at the interface of insurance mathematics, economics and management.
After his doctoral degree in 2005 he joined the Institute of Insurance Economics (St.Gallen) as post doc. In 2008 he was visiting professor at the University of Wisconsin-Madison (USA). Then in 2009 he was appointed Professor of Insurance at the University of Ulm. Since November 2011 he is Director of the Institute of Insurance Economics and holds the Chair for Insurance Management at the University of St.Gallen.
Martin Eling is doing empirical research in the intersection of insurance management, mathematics and economics. Current research topics are digitalization (big data and cyber risk), microinsurance, and social insurance (pension and healthcare).
Research and Consulting Areas
Current Working Papers (Under Review)
Peer-Reviewed Journal Publications
Further Publications (non-peer-reviewed publications, conference proceedings, book chapters)
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