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  • Setting Mortality Assumptions Using Population Mortality
    Setting Mortality Assumptions Using Population Mortality Presented at May 1996 Spring Meeting. This session analyzes the factors that influence the mortality differences between countries and ...

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    • Authors: Paul Turner, Jess L Mast, Craig E Hanford
    • Date: May 1996
    • Competency: Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Process and technique refinement
    • Publication Name: Record of the Society of Actuaries
    • Topics: Demography>Mortality - Demography; Experience Studies & Data>Mortality; Global Perspectives
  • Tales of a Journey of Discovery
    Tales of a Journey of Discovery The article discovers that mortality is higher for females than for males at higher ages, and suggests "stress" as the explanation. It then discusses ...

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    • Authors: John M Bragg
    • Date: Jul 2016
    • Competency: Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Innovative solutions; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Problem analysis and definition
    • Publication Name: Reinsurance News
    • Topics: Demography>Mortality - Demography; Demography>Gender factors; Demography>Longevity; Demography>Population data; Experience Studies & Data>Disability; Experience Studies & Data>Long-term care - Experience Studies & Data; Experience Studies & Data>Morbidity; Experience Studies & Data>Mortality
  • Alzheimer’s Mortality
    Alzheimer’s Mortality An examination of the increase in mortality rate for Alzheimer's during the period 2000-2010 Alzheimer's disease;dementia 4294998741 6/1/2013 12:00:00 AM ...

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    • Date: Jun 2013
    • Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge
    • Publication Name: Product Matters!
    • Topics: Demography>Mortality - Demography; Experience Studies & Data>Mortality
  • Cause-of-Death Life Tables: Application of A New Technique to Worldwide Data
    Cause-of-Death Life Tables: Application of A New Technique to Worldwide Data In an increasing population the number of persons falls off from age to age more rapidly than does the stationary ...

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    • Authors: Hans U Gerber, Cecil J Nesbitt, Robert Schoen, Sam Preston, Thomas N E Greville, Application Administrator
    • Date: Oct 1973
    • Competency: Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Process and technique refinement
    • Publication Name: Transactions of the SOA
    • Topics: Demography>Mortality - Demography; Experience Studies & Data>Mortality; Modeling & Statistical Methods
  • Mortality improvement modeling in the US
    Mortality improvement modeling in the US This article describes techniques and models used to forecast mortality improvement and the considerations that underlie long-term mortality improvement ...

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    • Authors: Francisco Orduna, Bruce Rosner
    • Date: Jan 2014
    • Competency: Strategic Insight and Integration>Big picture view; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Process and technique refinement
    • Publication Name: Pension Section News
    • Topics: Demography>Mortality - Demography; Demography>Longevity; Demography>Population data; Experience Studies & Data>Mortality; Modeling & Statistical Methods>Forecasting
  • Mortality Trends of Males and Females over the Ages
    Mortality Trends of Males and Females over the Ages In this paper, mortality trends of males and females are examined from the beginnings of the human species until the present. Future ...

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    • Authors: Barnet N Berin, Aaron Tenenbein, George J Stolnitz
    • Date: Oct 1989
    • Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge>General business skills; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving
    • Publication Name: Transactions of the SOA
    • Topics: Demography>Mortality - Demography; Demography>Gender factors
  • Living to 100 - Insight on the Challenges and Opportunities of Longevity
    Living to 100 - Insight on the Challenges and Opportunities of Longevity This SOA report provides an overview and analysis of the mortality models, theories and trends contained in the papers ...

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    • Authors: Jennifer Haid, Christopher Raham, Michael Kwan Yu Chan
    • Date: Jan 2013
    • Competency: Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving
    • Topics: Demography>Mortality - Demography; Demography>Longevity; Experience Studies & Data>Morbidity; Experience Studies & Data>Mortality
  • Expanding the Human Mortality Database to include Cause‐of‐Death Information
    Expanding the Human Mortality Database to include Cause‐of‐Death Information The Human Mortality Database is a unique open‐access collection of detailed mortality and population data for 38 ...

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    • Authors: Magali Barbieri
    • Date: Mar 2017
    • Competency: Strategic Insight and Integration>Big picture view
    • Topics: Demography>Mortality - Demography; Demography>Longevity; Demography>Population data
  • Global Mortality Improvement Experience and Projection Techniques
    Global Mortality Improvement Experience and Projection Techniques Examines historical life insurance and annuity policyholder mortality improvement trends and/or mortality improvement rates and ...

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    • Authors: Emiliano Valdez, Marianne C Purushotham, Huijing Wu
    • Date: Jun 2011
    • Competency: Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Process and technique refinement
    • Topics: Demography>Mortality - Demography; Experience Studies & Data>Mortality
  • Selecting Mortality Tables: A Credibility Approach
    Selecting Mortality Tables: A Credibility Approach This article outlines a practical approach for setting mortality rates using credibility theory. It includes formulas that can easily be applied ...

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    • Authors: Gavin Benjamin
    • Date: Oct 2008
    • Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge
    • Topics: Demography>Mortality - Demography; Experience Studies & Data>Mortality