Arnold F. Shapiro is Director of the RMRC. He is Professor of Actuarial Science and Insurance and a Robert B. Schwartz Endowed University Fellow. His current interests are soft computing applications and distance education in insurance and related areas.
Keith J. Crocker is Senior Research Associate of the RMRC. He is the William Elliott Chaired Professor of Insurance. His research interests have focused primarily on contracting issues, with a particular emphasis on the role of transaction costs, adverse selection, and moral hazard in the design of agreements.
Lisa Lipowski Posey is Research Associate of the RMRC. She is an Associate Professor specializing in Insurance Economics and Markets. Her research focuses on economic modeling of insurance markets with and without asymmetric information.
The agenda of our management team and affiliates is to nurture relationships with other academics at universities throughout the world. Institutions we have visited to collaborate on distance education and research projects include:
Catholique University of Leuven, Belgium
City University, London
Heriot-Watt University, Scotland
Tel-Aviv University, Israel
Université de Lausanne, Switzerland
University of South Australia