Fundamentals of Actuarial Mathematics

Product Number: EB00626681
Released: Nov 16, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781118782521
Publisher: Wiley
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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, credibility theory and multi-state models. This new edition includes additional material on credibility theory, continuous time multi-state models, more complex types of contingent insurances, flexible contracts such as universal life, the risk measures VaR and TVaR. Key Features: -Covers much of the syllabus material on the modeling examinations of the Society of Actuaries, Canadian Institute of Actuaries and the Casualty Actuarial Society. (SOA-CIA exams MLC and C, CSA exams 3L and 4.) -Extensively revised and updated with new material. -Orders the topics specifically to facilitate learning. -Provides a streamlined approach to actuarial notation. -Employs modern computational methods. -Contains a variety of exercises, both computational and theoretical, together with answers, enabling use for self-study. 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. Furthermore, this book is highly suitable reference for those wanting a sound introduction to the subject, and for those working in insurance, annuities and pensions.

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Author(s): S. David Promislow
Genre: Science
Original Publish Date: Nov 26, 2014

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Author(s): S. David Promislow
Genre: Science
Product Number EB00062023
Released: Aug 19, 2013
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Wiley
ISBN: #9780470978078

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