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Swiss Re Institute harnesses Swiss Re's risk knowledge to produce data driven research across the company and with partner organisations. We foster knowledge sharing and support decision making with our industry focused publications, client programmes and conferences.

sigma and beyond Research publications

Blogs Read the latest blogs from our Executives and Experts

  • Blog ​Countries must seize the opportunity to build back better

    Jerome Jean Haegeli Group Chief Economist

  • Blog ​Why infrastructure investing in emerging markets is more critical than ever

    Jerome Jean Haegeli Group Chief Economist

  • Blog ​Five ways behavioural insights can improve COVID tracking apps

    Francesca Tamma Head Behavioural Research

  • Blog ​Behavioural economics: Predicting the irrational in a data-driven world

    Christoph Nabholz Head Life & Behaviour R&D

  • Blog ​COVID-19 is an existential threat… but so is the climate crisis

    Edi Schmid Underwriting Advisor to the Group EC

Events Upcoming conferences, webinars and client programmes

  • Webinar ​The Ageing Effect

  • Conference ​Expert Forum on Digital Health Data

  • Conference ​Swiss Re Life & Health Forum 2020

  • Conference ​Women in Data Science Conference 2021

Topics & Risk Dialogues In depth coverage

Topic Climate and natural catastrophe risk

Topic Health and longevity

Topic Digital business models and cyber risk

Risk Dialogue What is the impact of digital ecosystems for the insurance industry?

Risk Dialogue When algorithms can underwrite, who needs insurers?

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