Professor and Deputy Division Head (Risk, Insurance and Banking), Nottingham University Business School
- Aviva Chair of Insurance Studies
Paul Fenn is the Aviva Chair of Insurance Studies in the Business School at the University of Nottingham. He was appointed to the Chair in October 1993, prior to which he was a Research Fellow in Economics at the Centre for Socio-Legal Studies at the University of Oxford. During his time at Oxford he was associated with the major research programmes undertaken there on compensation for personal injury, and on health and safety regulation. He remains a Research Associate of the Centre for Socio-Legal Studies, and of the Health Economics Research Centre. He has written or edited four books and numerous articles in peer-reviewed journals on the general themes of personal injury litigation, liability insurance, health economics, and the economics of workplace risk. He has a longstanding interest in the methodology of economic evaluation, and has undertaken several evaluations of pharmaceutical products utilising modelling techniques.