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Optimal non-proportional reinsurance control

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  • Hipp, Christian
  • Taksar, Michael

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This paper deals with the problem of ruin probability minimization under various investment control and reinsurance schemes. We first look at the minimization of ruin probabilities in the models in which the surplus process is a continuous diffusion process in which we employ stochastic control to find the optimal policies for reinsurance and investment. We then focus on the case in which the surplus process is modeled via a classical Lundberg process, i.e. the claims process is compound Poisson. There, the optimal reinsurance policy is derived from the Hamilton-Jacobi-Bellman equation.

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  • Hipp, Christian & Taksar, Michael, 2010. "Optimal non-proportional reinsurance control," Insurance: Mathematics and Economics, Elsevier, vol. 47(2), pages 246-254, October.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:insuma:v:47:y:2010:i:2:p:246-254
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    1. Hipp, Christian & Vogt, Michael, 2003. "Optimal Dynamic XL Reinsurance," ASTIN Bulletin: The Journal of the International Actuarial Association, Cambridge University Press, vol. 33(02), pages 193-207, November.
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    2. Jang, Bong-Gyu & Kim, Kyeong Tae, 2015. "Optimal reinsurance and asset allocation under regime switching," Journal of Banking & Finance, Elsevier, vol. 56(C), pages 37-47.
    3. Taksar, Michael & Zeng, Xudong, 2011. "Optimal non-proportional reinsurance control and stochastic differential games," Insurance: Mathematics and Economics, Elsevier, vol. 48(1), pages 64-71, January.
    4. Nabil Kazi-Tani, 2018. "Inf-Convolution of Choquet Integrals and Applications in Optimal Risk Transfer," Working Papers hal-01742629, HAL.
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    7. Zhou, Ming & Yuen, Kam C., 2012. "Optimal reinsurance and dividend for a diffusion model with capital injection: Variance premium principle," Economic Modelling, Elsevier, vol. 29(2), pages 198-207.
    8. Meng, Hui & Zhou, Ming & Siu, Tak Kuen, 2016. "Optimal reinsurance policies with two reinsurers in continuous time," Economic Modelling, Elsevier, vol. 59(C), pages 182-195.

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