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  • A Justification of Some Common Laws of Mortality
    A Justification of Some Common Laws of Mortality This paper introduces the modern concepts and definitions of the statistical subject of life testing, and ties them in with corresponding concepts ...

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    • Authors: David R Brillinger
    • Date: Jun 1961
    • Competency: Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving
    • Publication Name: Transactions of the SOA
    • Topics: Experience Studies & Data>Mortality; Modeling & Statistical Methods>Forecasting
  • Mortality Improvement Rates: Modeling and Parameter Uncertainty
    Mortality Improvement Rates: Modeling and Parameter Uncertainty This article proposes a framework for estimating mortality improvement models and analyzing the parameter uncertainty in such ...

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    • Authors: Andrew Hunt, Andres Mauricio Villegas Ramirez
    • Date: Jul 2017
    • Competency: Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Innovative solutions
    • Topics: Experience Studies & Data>Mortality; Modeling & Statistical Methods>Forecasting
  • Coherent Mortality Modeling for a Group of Populations
    Coherent Mortality Modeling for a Group of Populations Presented at Living to 100 Symposium, January 2011. This research studies coherent mortality modeling by combining a group of populations ...

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    • Authors: Ching-Syang Jack Yue, Yu-Yun Yeh, Sharon Yang
    • Date: Jan 2011
    • Competency: Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving
    • Topics: Demography>Longevity; Modeling & Statistical Methods>Forecasting
  • Forecasting Judgment: The Netflix Prize and Collaborative Filtering
    Forecasting Judgment: The Netflix Prize and Collaborative Filtering Can the aggregate results from a group be used to forecast something as subjective and judgmental as one single person’s ...

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    • Authors: Michael Lindstrom
    • Date: Jul 2010
    • Competency: Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving
    • Publication Name: Predictive Analytics and Futurism Newsletter
    • Topics: Modeling & Statistical Methods>Forecasting
  • Book Review: Complexity: A Guided Tour by Melanie Mitchell, Ph.D.
    Book Review: Complexity: A Guided Tour by Melanie Mitchell, Ph.D. In Complexity: A Guided Tour, readers are given a short history lesson on the roots of dynamical systems theory, chaos and ...

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    • Authors: David Snell
    • Date: Jul 2010
    • Competency: Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving
    • Publication Name: Predictive Analytics and Futurism Newsletter
    • Topics: Modeling & Statistical Methods>Forecasting
  • Living with Actuarial Black Swans—A Discussion with Nassim Nicholas Taleb
    Living with Actuarial Black Swans—A Discussion with Nassim Nicholas Taleb At the 2009 SOA Annual Meeting in Boston, Nassim Nicholas Taleb shared some thoughts on Black Swans, operating in the ...

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    • Authors: Benjamin Steward Wadsley
    • Date: Jul 2010
    • Competency: Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving
    • Publication Name: Predictive Analytics and Futurism Newsletter
    • Topics: Modeling & Statistical Methods>Forecasting
  • The Perfect Swarm: The Science of Complexity in Everyday Life by Len Fisher
    The Perfect Swarm: The Science of Complexity in Everyday Life by Len Fisher The author reviews the book, The Perfect Swarm: The Science of Complexity in Everyday Life, by Len Fisher. He provides ...

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    • Authors: Scott McInturff
    • Date: Jul 2011
    • Competency: Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving
    • Publication Name: Predictive Analytics and Futurism Newsletter
    • Topics: Modeling & Statistical Methods>Forecasting
  • Are Genetic Algorithms Even Applicable to Actuaries?
    Are Genetic Algorithms Even Applicable to Actuaries? The author discusses the use of genetic algorithms as they apply to actuaries, specifically the application of characteristics and their ...

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    • Authors: Benjamin Steward Wadsley
    • Date: Jul 2011
    • Competency: Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving
    • Publication Name: Predictive Analytics and Futurism Newsletter
    • Topics: Finance & Investments>Asset liability management; Modeling & Statistical Methods>Forecasting
  • A Return Visit to the Sugarscape
    A Return Visit to the Sugarscape This article describes the use of artificial society modeling to gauge the effect of insurance agent population and effectiveness on individual life insurance ...

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    • Authors: Ben Wolzenski
    • Date: Dec 2013
    • Competency: Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Innovative solutions
    • Publication Name: Predictive Analytics and Futurism Newsletter
    • Topics: Modeling & Statistical Methods>Forecasting
  • Dark Side Of The Moon
    Dark Side Of The Moon Feature article discussing the difficult situation of actuarial forecasting with little or no date. Financial management;Modeling efficiency;Predictive modeling 4294999280 7 ...

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    • Authors: Clark Ramsey
    • Date: Jul 2013
    • Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge>Actuarial methods in business operations
    • Publication Name: Predictive Analytics and Futurism Newsletter
    • Topics: Modeling & Statistical Methods>Forecasting