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2008 Winter CAS E-Forum

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Data Management Call Papers

Dirty Data on Both Sides of the Pond
Findings of the GIRO Data Quality Working Party—Robert Campbell, FCAS, FCIA, Louise Francis, FCAS, MAAA, Virginia Prevosto, FCAS, MAAA, Mark Rothwell, FIA, Simon Sheaf, FIA
Triangle data for Dirty Data paper

Data Organization and Analysis in Mortgage Insurance: The Implications of Dynamic Risk Characteristics
Tanya Havlicek, and Kyle Mrotek, FCAS, MAAA

ROOT: A Data Analysis and Data Mining Tool from CERN
Ravi Kumar, ACAS, MAAA, and Arun Tripathi, Ph.D.

Staying Ahead of the Analytical Competitive Curve: Intregrating the Broad Range of Applications of Predictive Modeling in a Competitive Market Environment
Jun Yan, Ph.D., Mo Masud, and Cheng-sheng Peter Wu, FCAS, ASA, MAAA

Research Working Party Report

Actuarial I.Q. (Information Quality)
A Report of the CAS Data Management Educational Materials Working Party
Note: This article was corrected on September 22, 2010.
Box Plot and Histogram for Actuarial IQ

Additional Papers

Capital Allocation by Percentile Layer
Neil M. Bodoff, FCAS, MAAA

Uncertainty-based Credibility and its Application to Excess-of-loss Reinsurance
Pietro Parodi, PhD, and Stephane Bonche, IA

Consideration of Bias in Chain Ladder Estimates
Rajesh Sahasrabuddhe, FCAS, MAAA

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