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Fault Lines: Earthquakes, Insurance, and Systemic Financial Risk

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August 3, 2016
Fault Lines: Earthquakes, Insurance, and Systemic Financial Risk

The fault lines from a major earthquake in Canada could quickly spread through the insurance industry and have a systemic financial impact, according to a new report from the C.D. Howe Institute. In “Fault Lines: Earthquakes, Insurance, and Systemic Financial Risk,” author Nicholas Le Pan, former federal Superintendent of Financial Institutions, urges policymakers to take several steps now to avert this chain of events.

Pour lire ce rapport en français, cliquez ici.

Author(s):

Nicholas Le Pan, Former Superintendent of Financial Institutions, Canada; Director, CIBC
Nicholas Le Pan

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