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VOL 44, NO 4- JULY-AUGUST 2017

Published by the Casualty Actuarial Society

Inside this Issue

Legislative Levee
By Annmaries Geddes Baribeau
Can private insurance help the National Flood Insurance Program meet its congressional expectations?.

2017 CAS Election
Meet the Candidates for President-Elect and Board Directors.

Responsible Predictive Modeling in the Age of Big Data
By Nancy Braithwaite
With the influx of data scien-tists and predictive model-ers into our world there has been a lot of enthusiasm for the new tools, as well as a lot of discussion about the new competition from these specialists. Let's look at each of these two issues in turn.

Editor's Note: Timeless Advice
his past spring, the CAS welcomed the class of May 2017: 319 new ACAS, 52 new FCAS, four new FCAS by Mutual Recognition and three new CERAs.

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