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Actuarial Review
E-Forum
Future Fellows
Monographs
Syllabus
Variance
Working Papers
Yearbook & Proceedings
Actuarial
Review
E-Forum
Future
Fellows
Monographs
Syllabus
Variance
Working
Papers
Yearbook &
Proceedings

Publications

Actuarial eview Actuarial Review

Mission Statement: The Actuarial Review is the bi-monthly magazine of the Casualty Actuarial Society. Articles and opinions are copyedited by the AR Committee and CAS staff. Opinions are reviewed by the Periodicals Editorial Board.
Submission Type:Articles
Submissions Solicited:Yes
Word Count:100-1,000
Timeline Contacts

Submission to Receipt Acknowlegement:
1-7 days

Response to author:
2-8 days

Review/Copyediting:
1-7 days

Author Review/Approval:
1-3 days

Submissions Contact:
Editorial Staff or AR@casact.org

CAS Staff Contact:
AR@casact.org OR Elizabeth Smith

CAS Committee Chair Contact:
AR Editor in Chief Grover Edie

CAS Leader/Officer Contact:
Publications Management Board Chair Gary Dean OR VP-Administration Chris Nyce

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E-Forum E-Forum

Mission Statement:The E-Forum is a nonrefereed, electronic publication of the Casualty Actuarial Society. The CAS is not responsible for statements or opinions expressed in the papers in the E-Forum. These papers have not been peer reviewed by any CAS Committee.
Submission Type:Papers
Submissions Solicited:Yes
Word Count:Under 10,000
Timeline Contacts

Submission to Receipt Acknowlegement:
1-7 days

Response to author:
2-14 days

Review/Copyediting:
2-3 weeks

Author Review/Approval:
1-5 days

Submissions Contact:
Online

CAS Staff Contact:
Elizabeth Smith

CAS Committee Chair Contact:
E-Forum Chair Dennis Lange

CAS Leader/Officer Contact:
PMB Chair Gary Dean OR VP-Administration Chris Nyce

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Future Fellows Future Fellows

Mission Statement:Future Fellows is a quarterly newsletter for candidates of the Casualty Actuarial Society.
Submission Type:Articles
Submissions Solicited:Yes
Word Count:100-700
Timeline Contacts

Submission to Receipt Acknowlegement:
1-7 days

Response to author:
2-14 days

Review/Copyediting:
1-3 weeks

Author Review/Approval:
1-5 days

Submissions Contact:
Online OR CAS Office

CAS Staff Contact:
Ashley Zamperini

CAS Committee Chair Contact:
Candidate Liaison Chair Kendall P. Williams

CAS Leader/Officer Contact:
VP-Admissions Virginia Prevosto

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Monographs Monographs

Mission Statement:

A CAS Monograph is a comprehensive, peer-reviewed work on a single aspect of property casualty actuarial science that is primarily educational in nature. It may be a compendium or original research or both.

They are edited by the CAS Monograph Editorial Board and may be released in the manner of a book or an electronic journal article.

Submission Type:Papers
Submissions Solicited:Yes
Word Count:10,000+ (less than 10,000 permissible)
Timeline Contacts

Submission to Receipt Acknowlegement:
1-5 days

Response to author:
2-6 weeks

Review/Copyediting:
2-4 months depending on paper complexity and length

Author Review/Approval:
Variable

Submissions Contact:
Online or Donna Royston

CAS Staff Contact:
Donna Royston OR Elizabeth Smith

CAS Committee Chair Contact:
Monograph Editorial Board Chair C.K. Stan Khury

CAS Leader/Officer Contact:
PMB Chair Gary Dean OR VP-Administration Chris Nyce

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Syllabus CAS Syllabus of Basic Education

Mission Statement:The Syllabus consists of the learning objectives, knowledge statements, course of readings, and educational material for the CAS Examinations.
Submission Type:N/A
Submissions Solicited:No
Word Count:N/A
Timeline Contacts

Submission to Receipt Acknowlegement:
N/A

Response to author:
N/A

Review/Copyediting:
N/A

Author Review/Approval:
N/A

Submissions Contact:
N/A

CAS Staff Contact:
Ashley Zamperini

CAS Committee Chair Contact:
Syllabus Chair Ali Ishaq

CAS Leader/Officer Contact:
VP-Admissions Virginia Prevosto

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Variance Variance

Mission Statement:Variance is a peer-reviewed journal published by the Casualty Actuarial Society to disseminate work of interest to casualty actuaries worldwide. The focus of Variance is original practical and theoretical research in casualty actuarial science. Significant survey or similar articles are also considered for publication. Membership in the Casualty Actuarial Society is not a prerequisite for submitting papers to the journal and submissions by non-CAS members is encouraged.
Submission Type:Papers
Submissions Solicited:Yes
Word Count:Under 10,000
Timeline Contacts

Submission to Receipt Acknowlegement:
1-5 days

Response to author:
2-6 weeks

Review/Copyediting:
2-4 months depending on paper complexity and length

Author Review/Approval:
Variable

Submissions Info and Contact:
Online and Variance Editor

CAS Staff Contact:
Donna Royston OR Elizabeth Smith

CAS Committee Chair Contact:
Variance Editor in Chief Rick Gorvett

CAS Leader/Officer Contact:
PMB Chair Gary Dean OR VP-Administration Chris Nyce

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Working Papers Working Papers

Mission Statement: Working Papers reflect ideas or concepts that are still being developed and for which authors invite discussion. As such, Working Papers are considered works in progress. Discussions of Working Papers are encouraged and will be posted on the Web Site along with the papers. With feedback on the papers, authors can modify and prepare papers for submission to publications. Both CAS members and non-members are invited to submit Working Papers.
Submission Type:Papers
Submissions Solicited:Yes
Word Count:Under 10,000
Timeline Contacts

Submission to Receipt Acknowlegement:
1-7 days

Response to author:
2-14 days

Review/Copyediting:
2-3 weeks

Author Review/Approval:
1-5 days

Submissions Contact:
Online

CAS Staff Contact:
Elizabeth Smith

CAS Committee Chair Contact:
E-Forum Chair Dennis Lange

CAS Leader/Officer Contact:
PMB Chair Gary Dean OR VP-Administration Chris Nyce

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Yearbook & Proceedings Yearbook/Proceedings

Mission Statement:The Yearbook section of this combined publication contains information on the CAS organization and its membership, including Constitution, Bylaws, and Related Policy; Education, Affiliated Organizations and Other Actuarial Organizations; and Future Meetings of the Society. The Proceedings contains meeting minutes and addresses, administrative and financial reports, member obituaries, and listings of successful CAS examination candidates.
Submission Type:Obituaries/Addresses/Minutes
Submissions Solicited:No
Word Count:Various
Timeline Contacts

Submission to Receipt Acknowlegement:
1-7 days

Response to author:
2-14 days

Review/Copyediting:
2-3 weeks

Author Review/Approval:
1-5 days

Submissions Contact:
Elizabeth Smith

CAS Staff Contact:
Elizabeth Smith

CAS Committee Chair Contact:
Yearbook/Proceedings Editor Avraham Adler

CAS Leader/Officer Contact:
PMB Chair Gary Dean OR VP-Administration Chris Nyce

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