Writer & Translator; Local Affiliate & Seminar Co-chair, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
February 28, 2020
11:00am - 12:30pm
Hoffmann Room, Adolphus Busch Hall
While the long-run evolution of commercial banking has received widespread attention in recent decades, relatively little is know about insurance. To fill this gap, Sebastian Kohl and Kaspar Zimmermann have introduced a new, long-run database on the life insurance industry stretching 145 years and 17 advanced economies. In this presentation, Kohl will discuss the contributions of their paper.