An Extension of Arrow's Result on Optimal Reinsurance Contract
AbstractWe consider the problem of finding reinsurance policies that maximize the expected utility, the stability and the survival probability of the cedent for a fixed reinsurance premium calculated according to the maximal possible claims principle. We show that the limited stop loss and the truncated stop loss are the optimal contracts. Copyright (c) The Journal of Risk and Insurance, 2008.
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Volume (Year): 75 (2008)
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