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  • Mortality Trends and Projections
    Mortality Trends and Projections This discussion at the SOA 1967 Annual Meeting ... projection methods. Differential mortality;Health care quality;Medicare;Mortality modeling;Mortality rates=Mortality ...

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    • Authors: Robert M Duncan, Hillary J Fisher, Robert J Myers, L Jefferson Stulce, Edward A. Lew, Mortimer Spiegelman, Bernard L Strehler, Iwao M. Moriyama, Tonnes K. Ore
    • Date: Oct 1967
    • Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving
    • Publication Name: Transactions of the SOA
    • Topics: Experience Studies & Data>Mortality
  • Discussion of Preceeding Paper: The Mortality of Industrial Policyholders, 1950 to 1955
    appropri- ate extra mortality ratings. Thus, direct application of the findings of Table 6 suggests ... significant morbid conditions associated with the primary cause but not always noted on the death certificate ...

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    • Authors: Hillary J Fisher, J Eugene Taylor, Edward A. Lew, Arthur Pedoe, Alton P Morton, Mortimer Spiegelman, Thomas N E Greville, Robert C Bailey
    • Date: May 1957
    • Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge
    • Publication Name: Transactions of the SOA
    • Topics: Experience Studies & Data>Mortality; Life Insurance
  • Demographic Trends and Sociological Research As Applicable to Market Analysis
    have tried to show, broad social trends can have direct and immediate consequences for life insurance ... today the middle years are largely free from the direct care of children and that husbands and wives typically ...

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    • Authors: Robert J Myers, Alan M Thaler, John Riley, Edward A. Lew, Conrad Taeuber
    • Date: Nov 1964
    • Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge
    • Publication Name: Transactions of the SOA
    • Topics: Demography
  • Individual Life Insurance
    120%. These assumptions have tended to hide the primary aim of underwriting impaired lives, which is the ... been highly selective in this regard. We do not care to accept a risk if there is any chance of his ...

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    • Authors: Gottfried O Berger, Norman F Buck, Brian L Burnell, John J Byrne, Fred DeBartolo, Fred C Morrow, Robert D Murray, W H Odell, Fredrick E Rathgeber, Edward A. Lew, Andrew C Webster, Alton P Morton, Charles M Sternhell, Harwood Rosser, Frank G Whitbread, Donald J Van Keuren, Alden Thomson Bunyan, Stuart E Tinker, George W Chalmers
    • Date: May 1962
    • Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge
    • Publication Name: Transactions of the SOA
    • Topics: Life Insurance>Underwriting - Life Insurance
  • Utility Theory
    applications in reinsurance, which hinges on the primary insurer's attitude to large risks. Other interesting ... formally or informally. I feel that it is of potential direct usefulness in the formal analysis of some insurance ...

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    • Authors: John S Hammond, Robert B Miller, Forrest Allen Spooner, Edward A. Lew, Paul Markham Kahn
    • Date: Apr 1969
    • Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge
    • Publication Name: Transactions of the SOA
    • Topics: Economics>Behavioral economics
  • Book Reviews and Notices
    Follmann, Jr., Voluntary Health Insurance and Medical Care, Five Years of Progress 1952-1957, pp. 79, x, Health ... accident and sickness, of which the cost of health care is a significant part. Mr. Follmann, who is Director ...

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    • Authors: Society of Actuaries, H A Rodney Barnett, Robert J Johansen, Robert J Myers, Charles D Williams, Edward A. Lew, Morton D Miller, M. Albert Linton, Charles E. Probst
    • Date: Oct 1958
    • Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving
    • Publication Name: Transactions of the SOA
    • Topics: Life Insurance
  • Ordinary Insurance - The Build and Blood Pressure Study
    presence of a minor impairment requires selective care rather than severe underwriting treatment in all ... that the mortality experience will improve in direct proportion to the lowering of blood pressure. The ...

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    • Authors: John James Hutchinson, Edward A. Lew, Andrew C Webster, Alton P Morton, William J November
    • Date: Nov 1959
    • Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge
    • Publication Name: Transactions of the SOA
    • Topics: Experience Studies & Data
  • Mortality Trends
    those suffering from heart disease. Improved medical care of heart disease has also figured importantly in ... Better treatment of heart disease, better emergency care of heart attacks and earlier admissions to hospitals ...

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    • Authors: John E Bailey, John H Cook, Courtland C Smith, Irwin T Vanderhoof, Edward A. Lew
    • Date: Oct 1979
    • Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge
    • Publication Name: Record of the Society of Actuaries
    • Topics: Experience Studies & Data>Mortality
  • The Mortality of Industrial Policyholders 1950 to 1955
    decision is accepted. In earlier practice, the primary cause was selected by a set of rules prcscribcd ... but instead asked the physician to specify the primary and contributory causes of death. The forms used ...

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    • Authors: Edward A. Lew, Mortimer Spiegelman
    • Date: May 1957
    • Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge
    • Publication Name: Transactions of the SOA
    • Topics: Experience Studies & Data>Mortality
  • Address of the President, Edward A. Lew - Reordering Actuarial Priorities
    inflation on insurance and pensions. The actuary's primary responsibilities lie not only in the design and ... services; this would apply also, of course, to medical care insurance. There are, however, many important ...

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    • Authors: Edward A. Lew
    • Date: Oct 1974
    • Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge
    • Publication Name: Transactions of the SOA
    • Topics: Actuarial Profession