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Analytics of Insurance Markets

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  • Edward W. Frees

    () (Wisconsin School of Business, University of Wisconsin–Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53706)

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This article describes contributions of analytics and statistical methods to our understanding of insurance operations and markets. Specifically, it introduces insurance analytics, the foundations of the discipline, and the supporting literature. It also describes current trends in analytics. Insurance as a discipline has long embraced analytics, and market trends signal an even stronger relationship going forward.

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  • Edward W. Frees, 2015. "Analytics of Insurance Markets," Annual Review of Financial Economics, Annual Reviews, vol. 7(1), pages 253-277, December.
  • Handle: RePEc:anr:refeco:v:7:y:2015:p:253-277
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    Keywords

    actuarial; credibility; generalized linear models; insurance portfolio management;

    JEL classification:

    • G22 - Financial Economics - - Financial Institutions and Services - - - Insurance; Insurance Companies; Actuarial Studies
    • G32 - Financial Economics - - Corporate Finance and Governance - - - Financing Policy; Financial Risk and Risk Management; Capital and Ownership Structure; Value of Firms; Goodwill
    • C10 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General - - - General

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