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I.I.I. Economic Snapshot: First Quarter 2018

Various factors will make 2018 a challenging year for economic policymakers and forecasters. This report discusses economic and financial trends; personal and commercial lines trends; and includes special commentary on the impact of the federal tax cuts on the insurance industry.

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Auto Insurance Auto insurance for teen drivers

For parents, the excitement of having a first-time driver in the house is usually tempered with worry. Of course, safety concern is uppermost in most parents' minds but other stressors—like the high cost of insuring your new driver and the financial liability implications of a teen driving mishap—can be reduced with these steps.


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2018 Atlantic hurricane forecast

Dr. Philip Klotzbach, a non-resident scholar for the Insurance Information Institute (I.I.I.), and Michael M. Bell, both scientists with the Colorado State University, have issued an early 2018 hurricane forecast that calls for a slightly above-average season. 2018 is predicted to have seven hurricanes and 14 named storms. More

I.I.I. Glossary

VALUED POLICY- A policy under which the insurer pays a specified amount of money to or on behalf of the insured upon the occurrence of a defined loss. The money amount is not related to the extent of the loss. Life insurance policies are an example.

WEATHER DERIVATIVE- An insurance or securities product used as a hedge by energy-related businesses and others whose sales tend to fluctuate depending on the weather.

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Insurance Information Institute Releases 2018 Fact Book

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Kim Kirchner, Coburn Communication: (212) 536-9837; Kim.Kirchner@coburnww.com   NEW YORK, April 11, 2018 – Known for offering the latest qualitative figures and developments within the insurance industry, the Insurance Information Institute (I.I.I.) has published its… Read More

Dog Bite Claims Nationwide Increased 2.2 Percent; California, Florida And Pennsylvania Lead Nation In Number of Claims

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New York Press Office: (212) 346-5500; media@iii.org NEW YORK, April 5, 2018 — Dog bites and other dog-related injuries accounted for more than one third  of all homeowners liability claim dollars paid out in 2017, costing almost $700 million, according to the Insurance In… Read More

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IPRC Spring Meeting
The spring meeting of the Insurers Public Relations Council (IPRC) on May 8-9, 2018 in Chicago, IL.
I.I.I. and Insurance Thought Leadership (ITL) Webinar
The Insurance Information Institute and Innovator's Edge present an interactive learning experience for C-suite executives who would benefit from a proven approach to insurance innovation success. This two-part program—consisting of an online webinar and a live innovation workshop—will provide attendees with actionable information and guidance on best practices for innovation.
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