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Managing U.S. Flood Risk: Part I, Modeling Hurricane-Induced Precipitation

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The 2010 Haiti Earthquake: From Devastation to a Deeper Understanding of Caribbean Seismicity

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Modeling Fundamentals: Accounting for the Hours Clause

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Modeling Fundamentals: Accounting for the Hours Clause

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October 16, 2019

Accounting for the hours clause in European windstorms modeling presents specific challenges.
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Modeling Fundamentals: Advanced Loss Modification

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October 16, 2019

The Advanced Loss Modification (ALM) module in Touchstone Re™, the successor to and next generation of EMM in CATRADER™, enables companies to analyze global reinsurance treaties beyond the scope covered by AIR’s traditional suite of models and offers clients the flexibility to modify modeled losses and perform advanced sensitivity testing, all within the same reinsurance platform they are using today.
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Managing Storm Surge Risk in Great Britain: A Look Back at the North Sea Flood of 1953 and Xaver in 2013

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August 05, 2019

The North Sea Flood of 1953, a powerful storm with waves that crashed over coastal defenses in the UK and Netherlands, claimed 2,500 lives in the storm surge.
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Managing Central European Flood Risk: A Look Back at the 2010 Poland Flood

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July 23, 2019

With the AIR Inland Flood Model for Central Europe update now covering Poland, we take a closer look at the costly 2010 Poland flood.
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Managing the Changing Mortality Risk in an Aging U.S. Population

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May 21, 2019

Mortality rates for various age groups of the U.S. are changing; see how to make stochastic measurements of these changes to inform mortality risk decisions.
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2018: Japan’s Year of Catastrophes

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April 24, 2019

Beginning nearly one year ago, a devastating series of inland floods, typhoons, and earthquakes in Japan in 2018 tested the insurance industry’s resilience. This article explains the value of taking a holistic view of risk across perils and what role catastrophe models play in helping companies understand their aggregate loss potential.
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Higher Resolution Is Great but Does Not Guarantee a Better Flood Model

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July 15, 2018

The more accurately a flood model can determine where floodwater will go and how deep it will be at each location, the better it will perform. While the resolution of a flood model is important, the quality of the data underlying its digital terrain model is more so.
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What Hilal, Andreas, and Ela Can Teach Us About European Severe Thunderstorm Risk

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May 16, 2018

Three of Europe’s costliest severe thunderstorms have occurred in just the last decade. In this article, AIR’s Dr. Eric Robinson and Dr. Bernhard Reinhardt discuss how these storms demonstrate the importance of taking a probabilistic view of European severe thunderstorm risk.
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Is Your Wildfire Risk Management Going Up in Smoke?

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February 22, 2018

Wildfire risk is increasing in the western United States as development of the wildland-urban interface (WUI) grows to meet population demands. To help companies better understand their risk, make more informed decisions, develop more effective risk management strategies, and increase wildfire resilience, AIR has developed a new Wildfire Model for the United States anticipated for release in summer 2018.
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A Year to Remember: The 2017 Atlantic Hurricane Season

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December 13, 2017

The 2017 Atlantic hurricane season ranks as one of the most active seasons known—and probably the costliest.
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