Professor Dr. Xu Xian is research associate at ZEW. He works in close cooperation with the research unit “International Finance and Financial Management”.

Xu Xian is head of the department of Insurance and Risk Management and director of the China Insurance and Social Security Research Center at Fudan University. Furthermore, he is a council member of the Insurance Society of China and a senior member of the Accounting Society of China. He holds a PhD in economics from the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology. Xu’s research focuses on the insurance industry, disaster economics, and insurtech.

Selected Publications