From insurance to investments: financialisation and the supply side of life insurance and annuities in the USA (1970–2006)
in Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society
November 2013; p ublished online October 2013 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Household Behaviour and Family Economics; History of Financial Markets and Institutions; Economics; Insurance. 8988 words.
The paper describes the supply side of the annuity products and hybrid investment/life insurance policies that were developed and sold by US life insurers from the 1970s onward, including...