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Insurance Principles And Practice | MN Mishra & SB Mishra - S.CHAND

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ISBN : 9789385676079
Pages : 1024
Binding : Paperback
Language : English
Publisher : S. Chand
Size : 6.75 x 9.5
Weight : 1.52 kg
Year : 2016

About the Book-

The new edition of Insurance Principles and Practices has been revised and updated to include a spectrum of innovative insurance products. This book retains the comprehensiveness of its earlier editions and reflects upon the changing landscape of insurance industry. This logically sequenced book is focused at making the text more relevant for students of undergraduate programmes and also addresses the need of aspiring candidates preparing for professional/licentiate examinations.

Salient Features-

• Comprehensive coverage of all types of innovative insurance products such as long-term care insurance, commercial insurance, catastrophe insurance, liability insurance to name few
• Details on developments in international insurance with latest data
• Appendices to support the information provided in chapters - All clauses and words of marine insurance are given in appendix

Table of Content-

Part-I: Introduction

  1. Definition and Nature of Insurance
  2. Evolution of Insurance
  3. Role and Importance of Insurance
  4. Insurance Contract

Part-II: Life Insurance

  1. Nature of Life Insurance Contract
  2. Classification of Policies
  3. Annuities
  4. Selection of Risk
  5. Measurement of Risk and Mortality Table
  6. Calculation of Premium
  7. Treatment of Sub-Standard Risks
  8. The Reserve
  9. Investment of Funds
  10. Surrender Value
  11. Valuation and Surplus
  12. Policy Condition
  13. Life Insurance for the Under Privileged — (i) Industrial Life Insurance, (ii) Group Life Insurance, (iii) Disability Benefit Policies, (iv) Social Security Schemes and Pension Plans, (v) Micro Life Insurance
  14. Progress of Life Business of LIC

Part-III: Marine Insurance

  1. Nature of Marine Insurance Contract
  2. Marine Insurance Policies
  3. Policy Conditions
  4. Premium Calculation
  5. Marine Losses
  6. Payment of Claims
  7. Progress of Marine Insurance Business in India

Part-IV: Fire - Insurance

  1. Nature and Use of Fire Insurance
  2. Fire Insurance Contract
  3. Kinds of Policies
  4. Policy Conditions
  5. Rate Fixation in Fire Insurance
  6. Payment of Claim
  7. Progress of Fire Insurance

Part-V: Miscellaneous Insurance

  1. Transport Insurance and Motor Insurance
  2. Miscellaneous Forms of Insurance Including Social Insurance
  3. Rural Insurance and Prospects of Agriculture Insurance in India
  4. Urban Traditional and Non-Traditional Insurance
  5. Progress of Miscellaneous General Insurance
  6. Progress of Total General Insurance

Part-VI: Prospects of Insurance Companies

  1. Prospects of Insurance
  2. Privatisation of Insurance Industry
  3. Insurance Innovation and Long Term Care Insurance
  4. Risk Management and Commercial Insurance
  5. Health Insurance
  6. Catastrophe Insurance
  7. Liability Insurance
  8. Micro Insurance and Credit Insurance
  9. Reinsurance
  10. Corporate Governance and Corporate Social Responsibilities
  11. Bancassurance
  12. International Insurance Scene

Part-VII: Insurance Legislation

  1. Insurance Legislation in India — (i) Insurance Act, 1938, (ii) Life Insurance Act, 1956, (iii) Marine Insurance Act, 1963, (iv) General Insurance Act, 1972, (v) Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority Act, 1999

About Publisher-

S. Chand Group is one of India’s leading publishing companies. They are in the market for more than seventy years. They develop and publish quality books for students from primary level classes to higher academic levels, including engineering, commerce, management, basic sciences and other courses. It is the first Indian publishing company to be ISO 9001:2008 certified. S. Chand Group is one of the few publishing houses in India with an in-house integrated publishing solution and with a massive distribution network of twenty four locations throughout the country. Their books conform to various syllabus patterns of different education boards and universities.

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