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Fundamentals of actuarial mathematics

Author: S David Promislow
Publisher: Chichester, West Sussex, U.K. : Wiley, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Providing a basic introduction to actuarial mathematics, this work covers all the material on the modeling examinations of the Society of Actuaries and the Casualty Actuarial Society (SOA exam M and CSA exam 3).
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: S David Promislow
ISBN: 9780470684115 0470684119
OCLC Number: 649079707
Description: xxv, 449 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: Introduction and motivation --
The basic deterministic model --
The life table --
Life annuities --
Life insurance --
Insurance and annuity reserves --
Fractional durations --
Continuous payments --
Select mortality --
Multiple-life contracts --
Multiple-decrement theory --
Expenses --
Survival distributions and failure times --
The stochastic approach to insurance and annuities --
Simplifications under level benefit contracts --
The minimum failure time --
The collective risk model --
Risk assessment.
Responsibility: S. David Promislow.

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This book provides a comprehensive introduction to actuarial mathematics, covering both deterministic and stochastic models of life contingencies, as well as more advanced topics such as risk theory,  Read more...

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"An ideal text for students planning for a professional career as actuaries, providing a solid preparation for the modeling examinations of the major North American actuarial associations." Read more...

 
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