Welcome to the home page for Journal of Risk and Insurance (JRI), the flagship journal of the American Risk and Insurance Association. A peer-reviewed academic journal, JRI is edited by Joan T. Schmit and is published quarterly through Wiley Online Library. Having published under other titles beginning in 1933, JRI selected its current name in 1964.
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Authors are invited to submit prior reviews and decision letters from manuscripts they previously submitted to top journals.
Call for Papers
JRI currently promotes two Calls for Papers:
- Special Issue on The Economics of Emerging Insurance Technologies: Theory and Early Evidence. Deadline: January 15, 2023.
- Special Issue on The Role of Government vs. Private Sector Provision of Insurance. Deadline: November 1, 2023.
JRI has a data policy in which authors of accepted papers are expected to post their data and programs, along with sufficient details to permit replication, to the new JRI data repository. Exemptions will be considered in the case of proprietary data. The policy is required for papers submitted July 1, 2023 and beyond; authors whose work is being published in the meantime are strongly encouraged to use the repository.
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