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Published: 19 March 2015

254 Pages


ISBN: 9780199664764

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Making a Market for Acts of God

The Practice of Risk Trading in the Global Reinsurance Industry

Paula Jarzabkowski, Rebecca Bednarek, and Paul Spee

  • The first detailed study of the practice of the reinsurance market
  • Unprecedented dataset; the first truly global ethnography of a financial market over three annual cycles
  • Building a novel conceptual framework of the market based on social practice theory

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