Networks Financial Institute 9th Annual Insurance Public Policy Summit

Navigating U.S. and International Cross Currents

Associated Research

Networks has published several papers that connected with this year's Summit topic. Some that may be of interest are listed below. All of our published papers are available from our publications section.

Recent Papers & Presentations

A summary of the Summit can be downloaded either as a MS Word Document or in Adobe's PDF format. It can also be viewed as part of this site on the summary pages.

"International Capital Rules: Harmonization, Conflict or Competition"

Volume: 2013-PB-03
Author: Martin F. Grace
Published Date: March 2013

Download (PDF, 519Kb, 31 pages)

Dr. Grace's Summit presentation can be downloaded here. (PDF, 531Kb)

"Systemic Risk and Regulation of the U.S. Insurance Industry"

Volume: 2013-PB-02
Authors: J. David Cummins & Mary A. Weiss
Published Date: March 2013

Download (PDF, 190Kb, 40 pages)

Drs. Cummins and Weiss' Summit presentation can be downloaded here. (PDF, 153Kb)

"Why Fixing the "Shadow Banking" Sector is Essential for the U.S. Housing Market"

Volume: 2013-PB-01
Author: R. Christopher Whalen
Published Date: March 2013

Download (PDF, 201Kb, 32 pages)

"The Pronounced Impact of Macroeconomic Stress on the Financial Sector: Implications for Real Sector Growth"

Volume: 2013-WP-01
Authors: M. Kabir Hassan & William J. Hippler, III
Published Date: February 2013

Download (PDF, 209Kb, 49 pages)


Capital Requirements

"Keep the Leverage Ratio for Large Banks to Limit the Competitive Effects of Implementing Basel II Capital Requirements"

Volume: 2006-PB-01
Author: R. Alton Gilbert
Published Date: January 2006

Download (PDF, 95Kb, 33 pages)

"Capital Regulation and Loan Monitoring in a Diverse Banking System"

Volume: 2006-PB-13
Author: David VanHoose
Published Date: July 2006

Download (PDF, 93Kb, 29 pages)

"The Implications of Prompt Corrective Action for Insurance Firms"

Volume: 2008-PB-02
Author: Therese M. Vaughan
Published Date: February 2008

Download (PDF, 189Kb, 47 pages)

"The Implications of Solvency II for U.S. Insurance Regulation"

Volume: 2009-PB-03
Author: Therese M. Vaughan
Published Date: February 2009

Download (PDF, 172Kb, 26 pages)

"The Modernization of Insurance Company Solvency Regulation in the U.S.: Issues and Implications"

Volume: 2012-PB-01
Author: Robert W. Klein
Published Date: March 2012

Download (PDF, 595Kb, 59 pages)


Systemic Risk

"The Insurance Industry and Systemic Risk: Evidence and Discussion"

Volume: 2010-PB-02
Author: Martin F. Grace
Published Date: April 2010

Download (PDF, 843Kb, 40 pages)

"Insurance Regulation and the Frank-Dodd Act"

Volume: 2011-PB-01
Author: Scott E. Harrington
Published Date: March 2011

Download (PDF, 176Kb, 24 pages)

"Systemic Risks and Macroprudential Bank Regulation: A Critical Approach"

Volume: 2011-PB-04
Author: David VanHoose
Published Date: April 2011

Download (PDF, 920Kb, 55 pages)

 

9th Annual Insurance Public Policy Summit