Research reports focusing on emerging risks and understanding of risk
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Emerging risks library
Emerging risks reports grouped by thematic area
Lloyd's City Risk Index
Lloyd's City Risk Index report explores how – as urbanisation, globalisation and GDP growth accelerate – 301 of the world’s cities are increasingly exposed to 18 analysed catastrophic Natural and Manmade threats. The potential GDP@Risk is vast.
Research and reports
Examining emerging risks and key issues in the understanding of risk
The risk of global weather connections
The report, The Risk of Global Weather Teleconnections, in association with the Met Office, analyses the links between extreme weather events occurring in separate regions of the world that can take place over a range of timescales from days to yearsDownload report (3.1 MB, pdf)
Political violence contagion
Investigates the conditions that enable political violence contagion – outbreaks of sub-state political violence triggering similar events across the international system – and presents a practical approach that may better equip insurers to assess this emerging riskDownload report (179.8 KB, pdf)