NYU Stern
 
Conference on
REGULATION OF THE INSURANCE INDUSTRY
September 21, 2009
 
White Paper:
"On the Financial Regulation of Insurance Companies"
Viral V. Acharya, John Biggs, Matthew Richardson and Stephen Ryan
 
8:15
 
Registration and Continental Breakfast
 
8:45
 
Conference Open and Introduction
John H. Biggs, NYU Stern Executive-in-Residence; Former CEO, TIAA-CREF
 
9:00
 
OPENING KEYNOTE: THE FEDERAL INSURANCE REGULATOR OPTION?
Roger W. Ferguson, Jr.
, CEO of TIAA-CREF; Former Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
 
9:20
 
DISCUSSION OF FEDERAL REGULATOR OPTION 
Moderator: John H. Biggs, NYU Stern Executive-in-Residence; Former CEO, TIAA-CREF
 
Roger W. Ferguson, Jr., CEO of TIAA-CREF; Former Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
 
Eric R. Dinallo, Henry Kaufman Visiting Professor of Finance at the NYU Stern School of Business; Former Superintendent of New York State Insurance Department
 
10:15
 
LESSONS LEARNED FROM THE CRISIS
Moderator: Matthew Richardson, NYU Stern School of Business
 
Eric R. Dinallo, Henry Kaufman Visiting Professor of Finance at the NYU Stern School of Business; Former Superintendent of New York State Insurance Department
 
Viral V. Acharya, NYU Stern School of Business

Q&A
 
11:15
Refreshment Break 
 
11:30
 
INSURANCE COMPANY ACCOUNTING--POST CRISIS
Moderator: Stephen Ryan, NYU Stern School of Business
 
Mark Parkin, Partner, Deloitte & Touche
 
Q&A
 
12:15
Lunch
KEYNOTE:  REVIEW OF INDUSTRY POSITION ON ALL REGULATORY ISSUES
Frank Keating, CEO of the American Council of Life Insurers; Former Governor of Oklahoma
 
Q&A
 
1:45
ARE INSURANCE COMPANIES TOO-BIG-TO-FAIL?
Moderator: Ingo Walter, NYU Stern School of Business
 
William R. Berkley, CEO of W.R. Berkley Corporation
 
J. David Cummins, Temple University
 
Q&A
 
3:00
Refreshment Break
 
3:30
TREASURY PROPOSAL BEFORE CONGRESS
Moderator: John H. Biggs, NYU Stern Executive-in-Residence; Former CEO of TIAA-CREF
 
Eric R. Dinallo, Henry Kaufman Visiting Professor of Finance at NYU Stern School of Business; Former Superintendent of New York State Insurance Department
 
Howard Mills, Deloitte & Touche; Former Superintendent of the New York State Insurance Department
 
Evan Greenberg, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, ACE Limited
 
Q&A
 
 
 
 
Location:
New York University
Stern School of Business
Kaufman Management Center
Room 1-70
44-50 West Fourth Street
New York, NY  10012
  
Direction to Stern:
For directions and maps, click here
  
Registration:
Seating is limited.  If you are interested in attending this event, please RSVP to salomon@stern.nyu.edu