Feb. 18 2015:
Mercedes Ayuso and Miguel Santolino have
received the ‘I Prize to Talent in the
The prize is awarded by INESE to the best
study in the insurance industry in Spain,
and Latin America. The recognition was
given for the study entitled ‘Typology of
litigation with insurance
component in civil jurisdiction’ (Revista
Española de Seguros, 2013, N.156, pp.
study is the result of a joint research
project with the legal protection company
DAS, ERGO Group.
Spain is one of the European member states with a higher rate of civil legal disputes per inhabitants. This study analyses the expected impact of recent Spanish legislation to promote alternative disputes resolution (ADR) mechanisms, such as mediation and arbitration, in disputes involving insurance companies.
Jaume Belles-Sampera has
received the 2014 "Ferran Armengol
Tubau" award for his outstanding
to the development of new risk
under the perspective of insurance
2014: Funded Chair UBZurich
appointment: Jerònia Pons
"Zurich, 130 years in the
Insurance Industry [Zurich,
en el Seguro Español]". For
information, follow the link
to the Funded
titled "Evidence of banking
sector systemic risk behavior
countries" by Manish K Singh,
at UB Economics (supervised by
Gómez-Puig and Simón
been awarded a grant from the
Banco de Sabadell. Manish's
received one of the 5 grants
been awarded out of 200
from PhD students writing a
June. 6 2014: Miguel Santolino has participated in the XVII Applied Economics Meeting, held in Gran Canarias.
Miguel Santolino presented the working paper entitled "The dynamics of one-sided incomplete information in motor disputes", coauthored by M. Ayuso and Ll. Bermudez, in the XVII Applied Economics Meeting. See more.
Apr. 25 2014: Our working paper series is now available at RePEc (Research Papers in Economics)-IDEAS, a decentralized bibliographic database maintained by volunteers. See more.
2014: Prof. Persson is visting in
February and March. His research
"Why bankers are boring: Asset
substitution (risk shifting) and
incentives for banks". Seminar
12.30pm Room 4224. For more
information, follow this link.
2014: Mercedes Ayuso has been
appointed member of the forum of
experts for the BBVA Institute of
Pensions, which will be sponsored