Decision theory. Loss distributions. Reinsurance. Risk models. Ruin theory. Credibility theory. Methods to forecast future claim numbers and amounts. The generalised linear model: Exponential family, mean and variance, link functions, deviance and residual analysis, test statistics, log-linear and logit models. Practical statistical modelling and analysis using statistical computer packages.
Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences
WST 211, WST 221, WTW 211 GS and WTW 218 GS
1 practical per week, 2 lectures per week
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