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- Knowing Me, Knowing YouWhy Cognitive Science Matters to Actuarial Science
Discoveries in the past 30 years have profoundly altered our understanding of human cognition. The implications for actuarial science and risk management are only beginning to be understood.
- Market TimingIn Search of the Going Rate
Property/Casualty insurers interested in nailing down market rates often rely on a fragmented system of surveys in which the answers differ dramatically depending on whom you ask and when you ask.
- Micro Risk ManagementIdentifying Small-Business Risk
While enterprise risk management has gained a strong following in corporate America, those enterprises most in need of risk management remain the ones least likely to use it.
- Workers’ Comp Predictive Modeling Comes of Age (And Not a Minute Too Soon)
Where there are reliable data, there’s an opportunity to apply predictive modeling. In workers' compensation, early adopters are enjoying better and more accurate pricing and improved claims processes.
- Plus puzzles and more.