Research & Commentary: National Flood Insurance Update
On Thursday, September 8th, the Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee held its first formal markup of a bill to reauthorize the National Flood Insurance Program.
Research & Commentary: Windstorm Insurance on the Atlantic Coast
Hurricane Irene appears likely to make landfall in the United States sometime in the next few days.
Research & Commentary: Credit Scoring Debate in Massachusetts
A debate over the use of credit scoring to determine insurance rates and eligibility continues to rage in Massachusetts.
Research & Commentary: Recovery Audits
For decades, retailers and other private-sector businesses have hired independent auditors to track down improper payments and recover the money.
Research & Commentary: The Home Mortgage Interest Deduction
Few public policy issues evoke more fervor than those promoting homeownership.
Research & Commentary: The Effect of Dodd-Frank
The Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, also known as the Dodd-Frank Act, is a law with consequences for every part of the financial system.
Research & Commentary: Repatriation of Foreign Earnings Tax Holiday
Research & Commentary: Standardized Loss Allocation System for Hurricane Claims and the COASTAL Act
The two major forces of a hurricane—wind and water—can do grave damage to homes.
Property & Casualty Insurance Report Card, 2011 Edition
Each of the past four years, The Heartland Institute has released a report that asks fundamental questions about the nation’s property and casualty insurance regulatory environment.
Research & Commentary: Use of Gender in Auto Insurance Scoring
Some stereotypes about groups are pure calumny, others have a small grain of truth, and some are absolutely, 100 percent true.
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