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Laureen Regan

Title: Associate Professor
Department: Risk, Insurance, and Healthcare Management

Office: Alter Hall 626
Phone: 215.204.7264
E-mail: lregan@temple.edu

Research Interests: Insurance Economics, Risk Management, Public Policy

Curriculum Vitae

Laureen Regan received her her M.A. and Ph.D. from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. She has been recognized for excellence in both teaching and research. Dr. Regan was recognized for research excellence by the American Risk and Insurance Association when she won the James S. Kemper Foundation Award in 1999 and the Best Feature Article award in Risk Management and Insurance Review in 2008.

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Laureen Regan's teaching portfolio includes courses in the undergraduate, MBA, and Executive MBA programs in the U.S., Colombia, Paris, Singapore, Brussels, and Tokyo. Her expertise is in enterprise risk management, property-liability insurance, corporate finance, and strategic management. In recognition of her commitment to quality teaching, she was honored with the Andrisani-Frank Award for excellence in undergraduate teaching, and the MBA Faculty of the Year Award for 2008, 2010, and again for 2011. In 2009, she was awarded the Musser Award for Excellence in Teaching within the Fox School of Business. She has designed and delivered executive education programs for firms including AIG, Marsh, Samsung, and Motorola, and for legislators in a number of states. She has also completed a number of consulting projects for organizations in risk management, insurance, and public policy areas.

She served as the Academic Director for Full-time and International MBA Programs for the Fox School. In addition, she serves as the Program Director for the MBA in Risk Management. She sits on the Academic Advisory Board for the Registered Professional Liability Underwriters designation granted by the Professional Liability Underwriters Society, and is currently the President of the American Risk and Insurance Association, the leading academic research organization in her field.

Sample Publications

  • Ambrose, Jan, Anne Carroll, and Laureen Regan, 2012, The Economics of Liability Insurance, The Handbook of Insurance Economics, editor: Georges Dionne, HEC Montreal (Kluwer)
  • James Hilliard, Sharon Tennyson, and Laureen Regan, 2012, Insurance Distribution, The Handbook of Insurance Economics, editor: Georges Dionne, HEC Montreal (Kluwer)
  • Tennyson, Sharon, Mary Weiss, and Laureen Regan, 2010, The Effects of Regulated Premium Subsidies on Insurance Costs: An Empirical Analysis of Automobile Insurance, Journal of Risk and Insurance, 77: 597-624.


Fox School of Business, Temple University

  • Enterprise Risk Management (EMBA)
  • Managing Risk (GMBA)