A Pressing Need

Pang-Hsiang Chye; Schwartzman, Joy
February 2009
Best's Review;Feb2009, Vol. 109 Issue 10, p90
Trade Publication
The article reports on the huge opportunity for all insurance lines offered by the government of China. Existing in the country, the unique opportunity would make China the first country to develop a new earthquake insurance system without the undesired incentive of a major catastrophe. The opportunity is lost at the strike of the tragedy that has resulted in greater dialogue about the need for more property and casualty insurance coverage in a country of great population.


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