Identifying and Reducing Barriers to Infrastructure Insurance

Research Team Leadership

  • PI: Howard Kunreuther, University of Pennsylvania
  • Co-PI: Erwann Michel-Kerjan, University of Pennsylvania

Project Overview

This project is phase two of an effort to identify the barriers and opportunities to creating a robust insurance market for lifeline infrastructure. The overall goal of determining why lifeline critical infrastructure sectors are currently uninsured or underinsured and how to address that problem. This phase of the larger project takes an in-depth look at the role of insurance and resiliency in transportation infrastructure with a focus on the supply side.