The Chair’s scientific programme involves the study of the health insurance market with regard to aging. The Chair works on themes that can be grouped under the following three categories:
In the 2012-2016 scientific programme IDEI researchers developed the previous themes by focusing on a number of sub-themes: Moral hazard in continuous time; Liquid asset management and the impact on risk management; Regulation of financial intermediation; Information asymmetry; Credit risk modelling; Environmental policy; Attitude to risk; Econometrics.
In the framework of the 2012-2016 scientific programme, the theme of dependence and the anti-aging health insurance market was headed by Helmuth Cremer, Philippe De Donder, Jean Marie Lozachmeur, Pierre Pestieau and Emmanuel Thibault. It was divided into sub-themes: The design of long-term care insurance contracts; Social insurance dependence and redistribution; Social insurance dependence and family behaviour; The political economy of dependence.