Filed Under:Claims, Litigation

‘Enterprise’ Approach to Risk Management Dominates Courses, Research at Universities

An increasing emphasis on enterprise risk management (ERM) in the corporate world is reflected in the higher-education sector, with more courses and research exploring the concept at universities with established RM programs.

“We’ve increasingly been focusing more on ERM [in the classroom], and we’ve focused quite heavily on that area on the research side as well,” says Robert E. Hoyt, the Moore Chair and professor of risk management and insurance at the Terry College of Business at the University of Georgia.

His research paper, “The Value of Enterprise Risk Management,” looks to establish a value premium using stock-market measures between companies that have introduced an ERM program vs. those that have not.

The project, begun more than five years ago, will appear in the Journal of Risk and Insurance.

Featured Video

Most Recent Videos

Video Library ››

Top Story

Hosting a Super Bowl 50 party? Watch out for these 5 risks

Follow these five tips to keep your guests and your home safe during your Super Bowl 50 party.

Top Story

Win big with these 7 food safety tips for your Super Bowl 50 party

Avoid food safety penalties at your Super Bowl party by following these seven tips.

More Resources


eNewsletter Sign Up

Claims Connection eNewsletter

Breaking news on disasters, fraud, legal trends, technology, and CE initiatives for the P&C claim professional – FREE. Sign Up Now!

Mobile Phone

Advertisement. Closing in 15 seconds.