Non-Financial Life-Cycle Decisions and their Impact on Consumption-Portfolio Choice with Unspanned Labor Income

Project Start:01/2016
Researchers:Christoph Hambel, Holger Kraft, Peter Schwamborn
Category: Household Finance
Funded by:DFG

The project was funded by Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG). More information about this project can be found here (German)

Key Findings

  1. "Life Insurance Demand under Health Shock Risk" by Christoph Hambel, Holger Kraft, Lorenz S. Schendel, and Mogens Steffensen published in Journal of Risk and Insurance Vol. 84 (4), pp. 1171–1202, 2017. 
  2. "Health Shock Risk, Critical Illness Insurance" by Christoph Hambel. 
  3. "Solving Life Cycle Problems with Biometric Risk by Artificial Insurance Markets" by Christoph Hambel, Holger Kraft, and Claus Munk.