Weighted Exposure FormulasWeighted Exposure Formulas This paper is from Transactions of Society of Actuaries 1955 ... which in the judgment of the actuary will have a direct bearing on the costs. These and other similar factors ...
Description: This paper is from Transactions of Society of Actuaries 1955 Volume 7, Number 17. The author notes that in mortality studies the ‘natural’ unit for exposures and deaths is number of lives, but often more insight is gained by use of other weights, such as face amount. In this paper, the author develops a method which, ‘by a combination of exposed to risk formulas, provides a comparatively simple procedure to permit consideration of weights which vary during the observation period.’Hide
- Authors: Alan A. Groth
- Date: Mar 1955
- Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Innovative solutions
- Publication Name: Transactions of the SOA
- Topics: Experience Studies & Data>Mortality; Modeling & Statistical Methods