Non-life Insurance

Basic information


45 hours


Mathematical Statistics


Collective risk models. Compound distributions. Individual claim size and Frequency modelling. Approximations for compound distributions: Edgeworth e Saddle point, Panjer Algorithm and Fast Fourier Transform. Premium calculation principles. Tariffication and Generalized Linear Models. Bayesian models and Credibility Theory. Claims reserving. Solvency Considerations.



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·       Wuthrich, M. V. (2017). Non-life insurance: mathematics & statistics. Notas de Aula. SSRN:2319328


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·       Wüthrich, M. V., & Merz, M. (2013). Financial modeling, actuarial valuation and solvency in insurance. New York: Springer.
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