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  • Health Care Reform
    Health Care Reform This is a 1992 panel discussion about health care reform. Topics discussed include ... health care reform, how and why this environment has changed, the policy options for health care reform ...

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    • Authors: Donald R Sondergeld, Judith Feder
    • Date: Apr 1992
    • Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge
    • Publication Name: Record of the Society of Actuaries
    • Topics: Public Policy
  • Health Care - Its Past and Its Future
    Health Care - Its Past and Its Future At this 1992 panel discussion, the panelists, including Congressman ... Means Committee, discuss health care and comment on some of the health care proposals that are currently ...

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    • Authors: Robert Dobson, Richard W Hill, Donald R Sondergeld, Paul J Feldstein, L SS
    • Date: Apr 1992
    • Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge
    • Publication Name: Record of the Society of Actuaries
    • Topics: Public Policy
  • Assessment of Today's Marketing Distribution Systems
    classification or to sell a product not offered by the primary company. In a recent LIMRA study that was made ... that they placed all their business with their primary company. In return for the full-time agents' business ...

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    • Authors: Daniel J Gross, Robert P Hill, Donald R Sondergeld, Paul T Bourdeau, Donald W. James
    • Date: Apr 1980
    • Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge
    • Publication Name: Record of the Society of Actuaries
    • Topics: Annuities>Marketing and distribution - Annuities; Life Insurance>Marketing and distribution - Life Insurance
  • New Lines Of Business In An Established Company
    There I mentioned that it has been said that the primary job of management is to manage capital and that ... lines of business that a company generates, not by direct entry, but by acquiring another entity in that ...

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    • Authors: James H Charles, Michael Cowell, Larry R Robinson, Donald R Sondergeld, Nancy Stockmeyer
    • Date: Apr 1983
    • Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge
    • Publication Name: Record of the Society of Actuaries
    • Topics: Financial Reporting & Accounting>Generally Accepted Accounting Principles [GAAP]
  • Product Line Capital Allocation
    implicit charge for using surplus. There are no direct charges for interest or for required or borrowed ... target market segments. At our company, one of our primary strategies has been to have products reach particular ...

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    • Authors: Neal Arnold, D Bruce Dixon, David Ingram, Reed Miller, Donald R Sondergeld
    • Date: May 1985
    • Competency: Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Process and technique refinement
    • Publication Name: Record of the Society of Actuaries
    • Topics: Enterprise Risk Management>Capital management - ERM; Enterprise Risk Management>Financial management
  • Portfolio Segmentation For Life Insurance Companies
    establishing a fair price for the investment that care must be taken to assure equity among the segments ... or line of business, should come first and be a primary consideration; and whether to use an aggregate ...

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    • Authors: James A Attwood, Daniel J McCarthy, Donald R Sondergeld, Kenneth W Stewart
    • Date: May 1984
    • Competency: Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving
    • Publication Name: Record of the Society of Actuaries
    • Topics: Finance & Investments>Portfolio management - Finance & Investments
  • The Education of the Actuary in the Future
    health insurance and the means of delivery of health care. 3. Privacy and the need for government to protect ... maintenance organizations and research into health care systems and financing. 10. Human resources accounting ...

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    • Authors: Cecil Bykerk, Michael Cowell, Michael Frank, Cecil J Nesbitt, Peter W Plumley, Anna M Rappaport, Donald R Sondergeld, Forrest Allen Spooner, Aaron Tenenbein
    • Date: Oct 1975
    • Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge>Actuarial methods in business operations; External Forces & Industry Knowledge>Actuarial theory in business context; External Forces & Industry Knowledge>External forces and business performance; Professional Values>Public interest representation
    • Publication Name: Transactions of the SOA
    • Topics: Actuarial Profession>Academic partnerships; Actuarial Profession>Qualifications; Actuarial Profession>Professional associations; Actuarial Profession>Professional development
  • The Choice of the Proper Profit Objective
    commissions, data processing manpower, name lists for a direct- response company, or current assets and cash ... CONCLUSION Assuming that a stock insurance company's primary objective is to maximize its current value, products ...

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    • Authors: Robert L Collett, Vincent Granieri, Claude Y Paquin, Harry Ploss, Bradley M Smith, Donald R Sondergeld, James P Walsh
    • Date: Oct 1983
    • Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge>Actuarial theory in business context
    • Publication Name: Transactions of the SOA
    • Topics: Finance & Investments>Capital management - Finance & Investments
  • Marketing
    in most cases whether such business is making a direct contribution to surplus or will in the future. ... borrowed is probably quite a bit higher than we would care to admit. Many such policies are assigned to a ...

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    • Authors: John M Bragg, Nathan F Jones, Robert Merritt, Thomas K Pennington, Donald R Sondergeld, Robert C Tookey, Russell L Wagner, E A Dougherty, Arthur E Erickson, Charles A Yardley, Thomas Edwin Gill
    • Date: May 1962
    • Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge
    • Publication Name: Transactions of the SOA
    • Topics: Life Insurance>Marketing and distribution - Life Insurance
  • The Unfunded Present Value Family of Pension Funding Methods
    little-now-as-possible-and-let-the-future-take-care-of-itself" school with another. The astute reader ... chosen is like a direction arrow pointing out the direct route to the chosen objective. If later on the ...

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    • Authors: William A Dreher, James C Hickman, Malcolm D MacKinnon, Cecil J Nesbitt, Donald R Sondergeld, Robert C Tookey, Charles L. Trowbridge, Dorrance C. Bronson, Harwood Rosser
    • Date: Mar 1963
    • Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge>Actuarial methods in business operations; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Process and technique refinement
    • Publication Name: Transactions of the SOA
    • Topics: Pensions & Retirement>Assumptions and methods; Pensions & Retirement>Defined benefit plans; Pensions & Retirement>Funding