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Quantile credibility models

  • Pitselis, Georgios
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    In this paper, we develop links between credibility theory and quantiles. More specifically, we show how quantiles can be embedded within the classical Bühlmann’s (1967) credibility model and within Hachemeister’s (1975) regression credibility model. The context of influence function is also incorporated into the above two models. For each model, credibility estimators are established and applications to real data are presented.

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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Insurance: Mathematics and Economics.

    Volume (Year): 52 (2013)
    Issue (Month): 3 ()
    Pages: 477-489

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