The Donald Hardigree
Memorial Outstanding JII Article Award
In 1998, the WRIA award for the best article published in the
Journal of Insurance Issues was renamed in memory of Donald Hardigree as the "Donald
Hardigree Memorial Outstanding JII Article Award."
Articles to receive the award are listed below.
2010: "Influences of Organizational Structure and Diversification on Medical Malpractice Insurer Performance," Yu Lei and Joan T. Schmit, vol 33 No.
2, pp: 152-177. Abstract
2009: "Capital Market Risk Implications of Governance and Disclosure for the Insurance Industry: The Case of Sarbanes-Oxley," Aigbe Akhigbe, Anna D. Martin, and Ann Marie Whyte, vol 32 No. 1, pp.78-104. Abstract
2008: "The Impact of Cash Flow Volatility on Systematic Risk," Nicos A. Scordis, James Barrese, and Ping Wang, vol 31 No. 1, pp. 43 -71.
2007: "A Behavioral Model of Insurance Pricing,” James Ligon and Paul Thistle, vol. 30 No. 1, pp. 46-61.
2006: "The Distribution of Property/Liability Insurance in Canada: Costs and Market Structure," Mary Kelly and Anne Kleffner, Spring 2006, Vol. 29, No. 1, pp 51-70. Abstract
Data Analysis of the Effects of Net Investment Income on Underwriting
Cycles: An Application of Simultaneous Equations," Min-Ming
Wen and Patricia Born, Spring 2005, Vol. 28, No. 1, pp. 14-32. Abstract
2004: "Capacity Constraints
and IPO Underpricing in the Property and Liability Insurance Industry,"Journal
of Insurance Issues, Tong Yu, Bingxuan Lin, Mulong Wang, and
William R. Feldhaus, Fall 2004, Vol. 27, No. 2, pp. 104-122. Abstract
2003: "Is Life Insurance
a Human Capital Derivatives Business?," Journal of Insurance
Issues, Krzysztof Ostaszewski. Spring 2003, Vol. 26, No.1,
pp. 1-14. Abstract
2002: "Large Losses
and Firm Value: Investor Response and Managerial Decisions,"
Journal of Insurance Issues, Gene C. Lai, Michael J. McNamara,
and Henry R. Oppenheimer. Spring 2002, Vol. 25, No.1, pp. 63-84.
2001: "A Comparison
of Large Firm Dominance in Property and Liability Insurance with
Major Industries," Journal of Insurance Issues, Edward
Nissan and Regina Caveny. Spring 2001, Vol. 24, No.1&2, pp.
2000: "Measuring the
Value of an Exposure: A Capital Budgeting Approach," Journal
of Insurance Issues, Thomas A. Aiuppa and Lise Graham. Spring
2000, Vol. XXIII, No. 1, pp. 1-29. Abstract
1999: "Using Catastrophe-Linked
Securities to Diversify Insurance Risk: A Financial Analysis of
Cat Bonds," Journal of Insurance Issues, Henri Louberge,
Evis Kellezi, and Manfred Gilli. Fall 1999, Vol. XXII, No. 2,
pp. 125-146. Abstract
1998: "Changes in
Ownership Structure: Theory and Evidence from Life Insurer Demutualizations,"
Journal of Insurance Issues, James M. Carson, Mark D. Forster,
and Michael J. McNamara. Spring 1998, Vol. XXI, No. 1, pp. 1-22.
1997: "Life Insurer
Risk Characteristics and the Rating Process," Journal
of Insurance Issues, Steven W. Pottier. Fall 1997, Vol. XX,
No. 2, pp. 111-130. Abstract
1996: "Solvency Regulation
Through Risk-Based Capital and Risk-Based Guaranty Fund Premiums:
An Analysis of Incentive Effects," Journal of Insurance
Issues, David W. Sommer. Fall 1996, Vol XIX, No. 2, pp. 94-106.
1991: "The Role of
State Guaranty Funds in the Property Casualty Insurance Industry,"
Journal of Insurance Issues, Fred B. Power, E. Warren Shows,
and Richard L. Meyer. July 1991, Vol. XIV, No. 2, pp. 51-72. Abstract
1990: "The Insurer
Selection Process by Independent Insurance Agents," Journal
of Insurance Issues, Donald W. Haridgree and Vince Howe. January
1990, Vol. XIII, No. 1, pp. 27-46. Abstract
1989: "Hedging a Credited
Rate for a Universal Life Policy," Journal of Insurance
Issues, Robert E. Hoyt. June 1989, Vol. XII, No. 2, pp. 22-37.