Introduction to Insurance Mathematics

Technical and Financial Features of Risk Transfers

  • Annamaria Olivieri
  • Ermanno Pitacco

Part of the EAA Series book series (EAAS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. Annamaria Olivieri, Ermanno Pitacco
    Pages 1-74
  3. Annamaria Olivieri, Ermanno Pitacco
    Pages 75-155
  4. Annamaria Olivieri, Ermanno Pitacco
    Pages 157-215
  5. Annamaria Olivieri, Ermanno Pitacco
    Pages 217-270
  6. Annamaria Olivieri, Ermanno Pitacco
    Pages 271-321
  7. Annamaria Olivieri, Ermanno Pitacco
    Pages 323-351
  8. Annamaria Olivieri, Ermanno Pitacco
    Pages 353-416
  9. Annamaria Olivieri, Ermanno Pitacco
    Pages 417-438
  10. Annamaria Olivieri, Ermanno Pitacco
    Pages 439-494
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 495-508

About this book

Introduction

This second edition expands the first chapters, which focus on the approach to risk management issues discussed in the first edition, to offer readers a better understanding of the risk management process and the relevant quantitative phases. In the following chapters the book examines life insurance, non-life insurance and pension plans, presenting the technical and financial aspects of risk transfers and insurance without the use of complex mathematical tools.
 
The book is written in a comprehensible style making it easily accessible to advanced undergraduate and graduate students in Economics, Business and Finance, as well as undergraduate students in Mathematics who intend starting on an actuarial qualification path. With the systematic inclusion of practical topics, professionals will find this text useful when working in insurance and pension related areas, where investments, risk analysis and financial reporting play a major role.

Keywords

actuarial technique life insurance non-life insurance post-retirement income premiums calculation reinsurance reserves calculation risk management process

Authors and affiliations

  • Annamaria Olivieri
    • 1
  • Ermanno Pitacco
    • 2
  1. 1.Dipartimento di EconomiaUniversità di ParmaParmaItaly
  2. 2.DEAMS “Bruno de Finetti”Università di TriesteTriesteItaly

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-21377-4
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Mathematics and Statistics
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-21376-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-21377-4
  • Series Print ISSN 1869-6929
  • Series Online ISSN 1869-6937
  • About this book