Business Reference Guide: The Intricacies of Actuarial Science, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1429835958
  • ISBN-13: 9781429835954
  • DDC: 368.01
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 73 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released September 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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The Business Reference Guide series is designed to provide a solid foundation for the research of various business topics. This volume offers an introduction to the financial management of the insurance industry and the specific processes behind actuarial science. The essays begin by looking at the financial and risk management strategies of insurance companies before examining the statistical tools used by actuaries to model risk and calculate premiums.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: The Theory of Life Insurance.
2: Actuarial Risks: Operations & Markets.
3: Financial Strategies & Analysis: Insurance.
4: Risk Theory & Credibility.
5: Statistical Methods for Actuaries.
6: Actuarial Models.
7: Actuarial Statistics.
8: Loss Distributions.
9: Survival Models.
10: Stochastic Processes.