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The Geneva Association is pleased to announce
a special April 2019 issue of

The Geneva Papers on Risk and Insurance – Issues and Practice
Long-term Care (LTC) Financing and Insurance

We encourage you to submit contributions related to the following areas:

  • Contribution of insurance mechanisms to LTC financing
  • Drivers of and hurdles to the development of LTC insurance markets
  • Intergenerational factors and the (non-)purchase of LTC insurance
  • Impact of global ageing on LTC financing
  • Innovative LTC insurance solutions to manage and finance the LTC needs of
    an ageing population
  • Role of housing equity and longevity risk transfer markets in funding LTC
  • Trends in socio-economic mortality differentials and the implications for LTC
    financing systems
  • Interactions between private insurance, public-sector old age protection plans
    and labour markets in the financing of LTC.

Suggestions for other topics will be considered by the editors.

All contributions will go through a peer review process. The editors for this special issue are Joan Costa-Font (London School of Economics), Christophe Courbage (Geneva School of Business Administration) and Joël Wagner (University of Lausanne). Papers should be submitted electronically via the website of The Geneva Papers ( by 4 June 2018 at the latest.

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For further information on this special issue, please contact Sandra Postle at