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Title The future of insurance regulation in the United States / Martin F. Grace, Robert W. Klein, editors
Published Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution ; Atlanta : Georgia State University, [2009]
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 232 pages) : illustrations
Contents Cover -- Table of Contents -- Preface -- The Future of Insurance Regulation: An Introduction -- The Insurance Industry and Its Regulation: An Overview -- Part I: Framework for Insurance Regulation -- An Optional Federal Charter for Insurance: Rationale and Design -- Dual Insurance Chartering: Potential Consequences -- Part II: Insurance Regulatory Policies -- Insurance Regulation: The Need for Policy Reform -- Consumer Benefits of an Optional Federal Charter: The Case of Auto Insurance -- Part III: Insurance Regulation, Financial Convergence, and International Trade -- Convergence in Financial Services Markets: Effects on Insurance Regulation -- U.S. Insurance Regulation in a Competitive World Insurance Market: An Evaluation -- Contributors -- Index
Summary "Enhances research and informs the debate on restructuring the framework for U.S. insurance regulation. Evaluates proposed legislation to create an Optional Federal Charter for insurance companies and agents. Also goes beyond discussion of OFC and lays out the broader context and need for regulatory reform in the insurance industry"--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Insurance law -- United States.
Insurance -- Government policy -- United States.
Insurance -- State supervision -- United States.
Form Electronic book
Author Grace, Martin Francis, 1958-
Klein, Robert W. (Robert Warren), 1953-
LC no. 2009011150
ISBN 0815703864 (electronic bk.)
9780815703860 (electronic bk.)