Generating Value

Coyne, Frank J.
April 2010
Best's Review;Apr2010, Vol. 110 Issue 12, p70
Trade Publication
The article discusses the benefits of geographic information systems (GIS) in the insurance business in the U.S. It states that the GIS can provide high value technology for catastrophe risk management and powerful damageability models to evaluate exposure to natural disasters. It adds that insurers use GIS to identify niches while integrating buyer characteristics with rating and hazard information.


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