Essays about: "Insurance"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 494 essays containing the word Insurance.

  1. 1. Income, Insurance, and Happiness in China: Evidence from CHIP2013

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Yanni Shen; [2020-07-10]
    Keywords : Subjective Well-being; Income; Insurance; Ordered Logit Model;

    Abstract : MSc in Economics.... READ MORE

  2. 2. How to Differentiate the Difference - A quantitative study on the determinants of discrepancies between expected and actual credit ratings in insurance companies

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Gustav Hellman; Henrik Walldén Persson; [2020-07-01]
    Keywords : Expected ratings; credit ratings; financial strength; discrepancy; earnings management; embedded value; IFRS; life insurers;

    Abstract : MSc in Accounting and Financial Management.... READ MORE

  3. 3. Feeling the Heat of Climate Change - How Sensitive Could It Be? 

    University essay from

    Author : Gustav Kollberg; John Skantze; [2020-06-29]
    Keywords : Climate Sensitivity; Predictability of Stock Returns; Temperature Anomaly; Fama French Three-Factor Model; Carhart Four-Factor Model;

    Abstract : This thesis examines if climate sensitivity predicts stock returns and how well this measurement performs. The sample consists of the S&P 500 and the monthly stock return for the period between 1979 to 2019. The method is first to estimate the climate sensitivity for stock returns from temperature anomaly. READ MORE

  4. 4. Comparison of Forecasting Models Used by The Swedish Social Insurance Agency.

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för utbildning, kultur och kommunikation

    Author : Ryan Rasoul; [2020]
    Keywords : Financial engineering; Forecast; Time series; ARIMA; SES; Analysis and forecasting;

    Abstract : We will compare two different forecasting models with the forecasting model that was used in March 2014 by The Swedish Social Insurance Agency ("Försäkringskassan" in Swedish or "FK") in this degree project. The models are used for forecasting the number of cases. READ MORE

  5. 5. Tree-based Machine Learning Models with Applications in Insurance Frequency Modelling

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för teknikvetenskap (SCI)

    Author : Samuel Tober; [2020]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : As the insurance industry is highly data driven it is no surprise that machine learning (ML) has made its way into the industry. While GLMs are still the comfort zone of most actuaries, we have in recent years seen a surge in machine learning algorithms. READ MORE