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Actuarial Mathematics for Life Contingent Risks

Edition: 
2
Publisher: 
Cambridge University Press
Number of Pages: 
597
Price: 
89.00
ISBN: 
9781107044074

See our review of the first edition. The major changes for the second edition are:

  • The material on joint life models has been expanded and given its own chapter.
  • A chapter on profit sharing and Universal Life Insurance has been added.
  • There have been additions to the material on policy values that reflects US valuation methods.
  • Short examination-style questions have been added to many chapters.

 

Date Received: 
Thursday, September 12, 2013
Reviewable: 
Yes
Include In BLL Rating: 
No
David C. M. Dickson, Mary R. Hardy and Howard R. Waters
Series: 
International Series on Actuarial Science
Publication Date: 
2013
Format: 
Hardcover
Category: 
Textbook
Fernando Q. Gouvêa
09/14/2013

Preface to the Second Edition
1. Introduction to life insurance
2. Survival models
3. Life tables and selection
4. Insurance benefits
5. Annuities
6. Premium calculation
7. Policy values
8. Multiple state models
9. Joint life and last survivor benefits
10. Pension mathematics
11. Yield curves and non-diversifiable risk
12. Emerging costs for traditional life insurance
13. Participating and universal life insurance
14. Emerging costs for equity-linked insurance
15. Option pricing
16. Embedded options
A. Probability theory
B. Numerical techniques
C. Simulation
D. Tables
References
Index.

Publish Book: 
Modify Date: 
Thursday, September 12, 2013

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