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Teaching Risk and Uncertainty

Welcome to the TRUE wiki for the economics of risk and uncertainty. This site is being managed by Paul Fenn at the Division of Industrial Economics, Nottingham University Business School.

The aim of the project is to establish a repository of material that can be accessed and shared by academics teaching the economics of risk and uncertainty, particularly at intermediate/advanced undergraduate level.  This could include lecture notes and handouts, slide presentations, suggested reading lists, problems and solutions, case studies, ideas for discussion seminars, simulations, etc.

The basic idea behind the TRUE project is to provide a resource to help lecturers to develop and refine courses in a number of subject areas that are commonly offered as undergraduate options.

We hope that the site will also develop into a useful forum for exchanging ideas, comments and suggestions relating to teaching materials in this subject area.

If this sounds of interest, and especially if you have teaching materials that you would be willing to share, please get in touch with me at

External links

Books in Financial Economics

Huebner teaching resources on risk and insurance

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