Ιστορική εξέλιξη ναυτασφαλιστικών θεσμών
SubjectΝαυτική ασφάλιση ; Ναυτιλία -- Ιστορία ; Shipping -- History ; Shipping -- Insurance ; Associations, institutions, etc. -- Law and legislation ; Δίκαιο και νομοθεσία
This study analyzes the marine insurance history. Laws, customs, imperial formulas, loans, and even pope’s edicts are merely part of factors amalgamated and gradually gave marine insurance modern form. The reader is about to acquaint with all forms and practices known during the marine insurance history in order to be capable to assess, compare and beyond all understand the procedures led to nowadays common insurance contracts. The first chapter focuses on analyzing the period up to late antiquity. The second chapter focuses on the period of Byzantine, post- Byzantine and Medieval times. The third chapter focuses as well on modern times, analyzing E. Lloyd’s contribution to marine insurance, as explaining the Greek owned insurance companies contribution in developing standard insurance forms. Finally, conclusions are extracted for scientific and practical speculation.