Profile Page Prof. Dr. Alexander Braun

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Name Alexander Braun
Title Prof. Dr.
Institute/School I.VW - Institute of Insurance Economics
Address I.VW-HSG
Büro 53-006
Tannenstrasse 19
9000 St. Gallen
Email address
Phone +41 71 224 3653
Main Focuses Natural Catastrophe Risk, Insurance-Linked Securities, Climate Change, Sustainable Insurance, Digital Insurance Transformation, InsurTech
Further fields of research Asset Pricing, Blockchain Economics, Asset Management, Insurance Economics
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  1. Item Braun, Alexander & Schreiber, Florian (2020) Performance Measurement in the Life Insurance Industry: An Asset-Liability Perspective. Journal of Fixed Income, forthcoming ISSN 1059-8596 [img]
  2. Item Hofmann, Erik; Braun, Alexander; Volk, Jörn & Favre, Pierre: Wenn das Vertrauen fehlt: Die unterschätzte Gefahr einer Klemme bei Lieferantenkrediten. Diskussionsbeiträge des Instituts für Supply Chain Management, Universität St.Gallen, 2020, [img]
  3. Item Braun, Alexander & Xu, Jiahua (2020) Fair Value Measurement in the Life Settlement Market. Journal of Fixed Income, 29 (4). 100-123. ISSN 1059-8596
  4. Item Braun, Alexander; Fischer, Marius & Schmeiser, Hato (2019) How to Derive Optimal Guarantee Levels in Participating Life Insurance Contracts. Journal of Risk Finance, 20 (5). 445-469. ISSN 1526-5943
  5. Item Beer, Simone; Braun, Alexander & Marugg, Andrin (2019) Pricing Industry Loss Warranties in a Lévy-Frailty Framework. Insurance: Mathematics and Economics, 89 (11). 171-181. ISSN 0167-6687
  6. Item Naik, Narayan; Braun, Alexander & Xu, Jiahua (2019) 3 InsurTech Micro-Trends to Watch. London Business School Review, eJournal ISSN 2057-1615 [img]
  7. Item Braun, Alexander; Utz, Sebastian & Xu, Jiahua (2019) Are Insurance Balance Sheets Carbon-Neutral? Harnessing Asset Pricing for Climate-Change Policy. Geneva Papers on Risk and Insurance - Issues and Practice, 44 (4). 549-568. ISSN 1018-5895
  8. Item Braun, Alexander; Luca, Daliana & Schmeiser, Hato (2019) Consumption-Based Asset Pricing in Insurance Markets: Yet Another Puzzle? Journal of Risk and Insurance, 86 (3). 629-661. ISSN 0022-4367
  9. Item Braun, Alexander: Redirecting the Capital Flows of the Insurance Industry [Blog]. URL: . Wharton Risk Center (5 August 2019).
  10. Item Braun, Alexander; Cohen, Lauren; Xu, Jiahua & Elvedi, Mauro: ClearLife: From Prospect to Platform. Boston, MA : Harvard Business School Publishing, 2019.