Entries by Prof. Yehuda Kahane

How the Insurance Industry Can Help Save Humanity

The industrial economy is geared towards maximization of wealth. This target has led towards substantial, even amazing, economic growth during the last two centuries. Yet, at the same time this growth has introduced new risks and has caused severe threats and actual damages to the environment and to the social framework. Some risks are environmental: […]

Risk Management: Social, Economic, Social – Special Address to the International Insurance Society, Rio 2012

Prof. Kahane’s presentation at the International Insurance Society (Global Insurance Forum) prior to the signatory ceremony of the Principles for Sustainable Insurance treaty (PSI), Rio de Janeiro June 2012.   Introduction Hello and welcome! As an IIS veteran I specially cherish the invitation and the privilege to be here with you today at the kick-off […]