Recent actuarial science posts

Life Insurance Backdating

2019-04-15 | life contingencies, actuarial science, life insurance

Assuming continuous rating the insured is always worse off with backdating on a net basis. A net basis assumes products are priced using the

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Election Day Lessons for the Data Scientist

2017-01-22 | writing, actuarial science, modeling, risk

Earlier this month… Kim Hypothetical, FCAS, is a pricing actuary in the Large Accounts department at Hypothetical Insurance (no relation). It is just before lunch. Kim wonders “Is

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