Do you want to show your students how risk management and insurance will he important in their business and personal lives? Introduction to Risk Management and Insurance, Seventh Edition covers financial planning, risk management, and insurance in ways that illustrate how expertise in these fields can be used to solve real problems. Written from managerial, consumer, and societal points of view, this insurance primer deals with both business and consumer issues to give students broad coverage of a variety of topics. Expanded coverage of current topics now includes: The Financial Services Modernization Act of 1999, known as the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act. Financial risk management techniques being used as substitutes for commercial insurance. The problems facing the US. social security system. The continuing difficulties facing the U.S. health care delivery program, including coverage of the Healthcare Bill of Rights and Patient Rights. The potential for private insurance in Eastern Europe. The impact and implications of the Internet.Dorfman, Mark S. is the author of 'Introduction to Risk Management and Insurance', published 2001 under ISBN 9780130328113 and ISBN 0130328111.