New challenges in Risk Management: Country Risks

New challenges in Risk Management: Country Risks

Since the end of the Second World War in 1945, the world has witnessed exceptional and rapid progress in all senses, with widespread interest in researching and devising solutions to all types of human problems and inconveniences. Medicine and pharmaceutics have...

read more
A new threat to your company: RANSOMWARE

A new threat to your company: RANSOMWARE

On 12 May 2017, a ransomware called Wannacry infected the IT system of companies in over 70 countries, affecting banks, hospitals, insurance companies,  governmental organizations and top-level IT corporates worldwide, in what comes to be the largest cyber attack...

read more
Nowcasting disaster damage

Nowcasting disaster damage

From the "Friendship Paradox" to the Assessment of Hurricane Impact using Twitter data MANUEL CEBRIÁN Computational Social Scientist The story behind this project started in 2010 when I was based at UC San Diego. These were the early days of research using social...

read more
Oil Sector: Situation and Insurance Standpoint

Oil Sector: Situation and Insurance Standpoint

The health crisis brought about by COVID-19 and its impact on the world economy battered the oil industry in the year’s first quarter with unprecedented changes to both crude production and demand. In March and April, when the restrictions imposed internationally...

read more