Search for dissertations about: "life insurance thesis"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 71 swedish dissertations containing the words life insurance thesis.

  1. 1. Insurance: solvency and valuation

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Jonas Alm; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2015]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; risk aggregation; dependence modeling; solvency capital requirement; market-consistent valuation;

    Abstract : This thesis concerns mathematical and statistical concepts useful to assess an insurer's risk of insolvency. We study company internal claims payment data and publicly available market data with the aim of estimating (the right tail of) the insurer's aggregate loss distribution. READ MORE

  2. 2. Life after death The diffusion of Swedish life insurance - Dynamics of financial and social modernization 1830-1950

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet, Institutionen för ekonomisk historia

    Author : Liselotte Eriksson; Umeå universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; economic history; life insurance; married women s property rights; industrial life insurance; funeral cost; sales promotion; policyholder; Sweden; culture; financial system; women; ekonomisk historia; Economic History;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to understand the diffusion process of Swedish life insurance during the period c. 1830-1950, with the specific aim to understand financial modernization and social mobilization as reflected in the diffusion of life insurance to less well-to-do classes and women. READ MORE

  3. 3. Russia on the Move-The Railroads and the Exodus From Compulsory Collectivism 1861-1914

    University dissertation from Printed in Sweden by Media-Tryck, Lund University

    Author : Sylvia Sztern; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2017-08-21]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Institutions; technology; village commune-obshchina; insurance; famines; calamities; railroads; rationality; collectivism; individualism;

    Abstract : Western scholars of Tsarist Russia emphasize the continuity of collectivism on the Russian plain. Numerous endogenous factors explain the human clustering that occurred as kinship structures evolved into territorial agrarian communal patterns. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Making of the Swedish Life Insurance Market 1855-1914

    University dissertation from Printed in Sweden by Media-Tryck, Lund University

    Author : Liselotte Eriksson; Umeå universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Economic history; life insurance; demand; price elasticity; income elasticity; married women’s property rights; social movement; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects History subjects Economic history; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Historieämnen Ekonomisk historia; ekonomisk historia; Economic History;

    Abstract : This licentiate thesis examines the development of the life insurance industry during the period 1855-1914. The aim with the study is to recognise dimensions not frequently addressed by previous research on the insurance industry, namely the impact of social dimensions, including the implicit and explicit economic importance of social movements and the diffusion of knowledge in society at large for the development of the life insurance industry. READ MORE

  5. 5. Asset-Liability Management via Stochastic Programming for a Swedish Life Insurance Company

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Fredrik Altenstedt; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2001]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES;

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