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Introduction to Risk Management and Insurance

Mark S. Dorfman
9th Edition
Upper Saddle River, New Jersey: Prentice Hall, 2008
567pp, ISBN: 978-0-13-224227-1

This primer on risk and insurance focuses on problem solving for the insurance practitioner, examining the business characteristics of risk management and insurance, as well as consumer applications. It covers professional financial planning, and insurance regulation and contracts, as well as topics such as homeowners insurance, annuities, standard life insurance contract provisions and options, commercial property insurance, general and special liability insurance, and employee benefits.

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Introduction to Risk Management and Insurance (9th Edition)

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This book focuses on problem-solving from managerial, consumer, and societal perspectives. It emphasizes both the business managerial aspects of risk management and insurance and the numerous consumer applications of the concept of risk management and insurance transaction.

Specific chapter topics include insurance Regulation and contracts, basic property and liability insurance contracts, homeowners insurance, the personal auto policy, professional financial planning, life insurance policies, annuities, medical expense and disability insurance, standard life insurance contract provisions and options, commercial property insurance, general and special liability insurance, employee benefits, social security, and unemployment and workers' compensation insurance.

For use by individuals in insurance occupations, and by those preparing for the certified financial planner board.

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