The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics

2018 Edition
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Borch, Karl H. (1919–1986)

  • Knut K. Aase
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Karl Borch was born in Sarpsborg, Norway, on 13 March 1919. He graduated with an MSc in actuarial mathematics at the University of Oslo in 1947, and a Ph.D. in 1962.


Borch, K. Game theory General equilibrium Insurance Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration (NHH) Reinsurance contracts Risk 

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  • Knut K. Aase
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