Health, Wealth and Wisdom—Living Long, Living Well: An Actuary Muses on Longevity AbstractHealth, Wealth and Wisdom—Living Long, Living Well: An Actuary Muses on Longevity Abstract The ... health contribute to happiness. Health care costs;Health care reform;Health economics;Longevity; 8703 ...
Description: The author attempts to weave together biological and environmental explanations into the mathematical approaches developed over the past two centuries so as to, in the words of two earlier authors from the actuarial profession, reground the relationship of actuarial science with cellular biology and gerontology. Also examined is the extent to which increasing wealth and higher standards of education and health contribute to happiness.Hide
- Authors: Michael Cowell
- Date: Jan 2008
- Competency: Strategic Insight and Integration>Big picture view
- Topics: Economics>Health economics; Public Policy
Predictive Modeling in Healthcare Costs using Regression TechniquesPredictive Modeling in Healthcare Costs using Regression Techniques This abstract describes a presentation ... affect the total cost for future years. Health care reform;Regression Analysis ;Predictive modeling ...
Description: This abstract describes a presentation that uses a dataset provided by a private insurance company which contained demographic, cost, and diagnostic data which allows the determination of which factors drove costs up and how these factors will affect the total cost for future years.Hide
- Authors: Michael Loginov, Emily Marlow, Victoria Potruch
- Date: Dec 2012
- Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge
- Topics: Public Policy