Crop Insurance Modeling and Market Overview

This session will provide an overview of the US crop insurance sector and updates on the key international markets of India and China. The discussion of the US crop market will include the following: an overview of the main multiperil crop insurance product (MPCI), a summary of key supporting products such as crop hail, market experience for recent years, and the additional challenges faced by reinsurers trying to write this line of business profitably. In addition, one of the panelists has been pioneer in the modeling of this exposure; he will discuss various approaches to the modelling of crop insurance and the challenges with each. Finally, that panelist will provide an update regarding recent developments in the crop insurance markets in China and India.

  • Date:Wednesday, June 9
  • Time:9:30 AM - 10:45 AM Eastern Daylight Time
  • Session Type:Concurrent Session
  • Session Code:CS4
  • Learning Objective 1::Overview of US Crop Insurance Market
  • Learning Objective 2::Generalized approaches for crop insurance modeling
  • Learning Objective 3::Recent developments in large markets outside of the United States.
  • Level of Knowledge:Level 2: General knowledge of the subject
  • Moderator:Jeff Dollinger
Speakers
Jim Konstanty
Partner Re
Avery Cook
Hudson Crop
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