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Actuarial science (Page 1)

discipline that applies mathematical and statistical methods to assess risk in the insurance and finance industries

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Subconcepts:
  1. Accident insurance
  2. Actuary
  3. Adverse selection
  4. Automobile insurance
  5. Credit rating
  6. Credit risk
  7. Credit score
  8. Deductible
  9. Drug pricing
  10. Economic risk
  11. Empirical examination
  12. Financial risk
  13. Hazard model
  14. Indemnity
  15. Insurance fraud
  16. Insurance industry
  17. Insurance policy
  18. Insurance premium
  19. Life insurance
  20. Medical insurance
  21. Mental accounting
  22. National Insurance
  23. Put option
  24. Reinsurance
  25. Resource-based relative value scale
  26. Retirement planning
  27. Risk model
  28. Risk theory
  29. Social risk
  30. Subrogation
  31. Time consistency
  32. Tranche
  33. Underwriting
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1980
Cited 1460 times
Attitudes Toward Risk: Experimental Measurement in Rural India
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1994
Cited 1445 times
Valuing the Environment Through Contingent Valuation
DOI: 10.1093/rfs/12.4.653
1999
Cited 1433 times
Conflict of Interest and the Credibility of Underwriter Analyst Recommendations
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2011
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Death to Kappa: birth of quantity disagreement and allocation disagreement for accuracy assessment
DOI: 10.1111/j.1465-7295.1998.tb01740.x
1998
Cited 1416 times
ARE WOMEN MORE RISK AVERSE?
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2012
Cited 1405 times
Eliminating Waste in US Health Care
DOI: 10.2307/2491304
1998
Cited 1385 times
Are Nonfinancial Measures Leading Indicators of Financial Performance? An Analysis of Customer Satisfaction
DOI: 10.1016/s0165-4101(01)00019-2
2001
Cited 1384 times
The relevance of the value relevance literature for financial accounting standard setting: another view
DOI: 10.1093/rfs/hhv059
2015
Cited 1377 times
… and the Cross-Section of Expected Returns
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2011
Cited 1373 times
GRADE guidelines: 2. Framing the question and deciding on important outcomes
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2013
Cited 1369 times
Development and Evaluation of the Universal ACS NSQIP Surgical Risk Calculator: A Decision Aid and Informed Consent Tool for Patients and Surgeons
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1997
Cited 1367 times
Event Studies in Economics and Finance
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2003
Cited 1351 times
Do Nonaudit Services Compromise Auditor Independence? Further Evidence
DOI: 10.1111/j.0956-7976.2004.00715.x
2004
Cited 1344 times
Decisions from Experience and the Effect of Rare Events in Risky Choice
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1996
Cited 1341 times
Measuring Fund Strategy and Performance in Changing Economic Conditions
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2008
Cited 1338 times
Assessing Risk of Bias in Included Studies
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1993
Cited 1313 times
Timid Choices and Bold Forecasts: A Cognitive Perspective on Risk Taking
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1999
Cited 1293 times
Citation Frequency and the Value of Patented Inventions
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2008
Cited 1290 times
Stocks as Lotteries: The Implications of Probability Weighting for Security Prices
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2009
Cited 1272 times
Out-of-Sample Equity Premium Prediction: Combination Forecasts and Links to the Real Economy
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2011
Cited 1268 times
Does Algorithmic Trading Improve Liquidity?
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1998
Cited 1264 times
Evaluating Density Forecasts with Applications to Financial Risk Management
DOI: 10.1111/1540-6261.00526
2003
Cited 1256 times
Analyzing the Analysts: Career Concerns and Biased Earnings Forecasts
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1997
Cited 1255 times
Coming to Terms With the Terms of Risk
DOI: 10.2307/2296431
1969
Cited 1254 times
The Efficiency Analysis of Choices Involving Risk
DOI: 10.1016/s1573-4463(99)30024-9
1999
Cited 1245 times
Chapter 38 Executive compensation
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1992
Cited 1236 times
Valuation: Measuring and managing the value of companies
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2005
Cited 1228 times
Being Good or Being Known: An Empirical Examination of the Dimensions, Antecedents, and Consequences of Organizational Reputation
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1995
Cited 1226 times
Five‐Hundred Life‐Saving Interventions and Their Cost‐Effectiveness
DOI: 10.1023/a:1007850605129
1999
Cited 1224 times
MAG: 1498464051
1997
Cited 1218 times
Modelling Extremal Events: for Insurance and Finance
DOI: 10.1257/jep.9.3.103
1995
Cited 1216 times
Income Smoothing and Consumption Smoothing
DOI: 10.1093/ije/dyu067
2014
Cited 1212 times
Cohort Profile: the Health and Retirement Study (HRS)
DOI: 10.1080/01944360208976273
2002
Cited 1204 times
Underestimating Costs in Public Works Projects:<i>Error or Lie?</i>
DOI: 10.1016/0304-4076(81)90028-2
1981
Cited 1203 times
The demand for deductibles in private health insurance
DOI: 10.1093/oso/9780195108248.001.0001
1996
Cited 1201 times
Cost-Effectiveness in Health and Medicine
DOI: 10.1097/00005650-200202000-00006
2002
Cited 1195 times
Multiattribute and Single-Attribute Utility Functions for the Health Utilities Index Mark 3 System
DOI: 10.1016/s0165-4101(99)00013-0
1999
Cited 1194 times
Analyst forecast accuracy: Do ability, resources, and portfolio complexity matter?
DOI: 10.3905/jfi.2000.319253
2000
Cited 1192 times
On Default Correlation
MAG: 2090650059
2011
Cited 1189 times
The effects of bonus schemes on accounting decisions
DOI: 10.1111/0022-1082.00083
1998
Cited 1189 times
Implied Volatility Functions: Empirical Tests
DOI: 10.1089/big.2016.0047
2017
Cited 1170 times
Fair Prediction with Disparate Impact: A Study of Bias in Recidivism Prediction Instruments
DOI: 10.2307/1883009
1970
Cited 1161 times
Optimal Choice of Monetary Policy Instruments in a Simple Stochastic Macro Model
DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.1996.tb04064.x
1996
Cited 1160 times
Who Manages Risk? An Empirical Examination of Risk Management Practices in the Gold Mining Industry
DOI: 10.2307/2951659
1994
Cited 1158 times
Risk and Insurance in Village India
DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.1995.tb04795.x
1995
Cited 1156 times
Returns from Investing in Equity Mutual Funds 1971 to 1991
DOI: 10.1093/rfs/hhg044
2003
Cited 1153 times
Risks and Portfolio Decisions Involving Hedge Funds
DOI: 10.1016/0304-405x(86)90049-8
1986
Cited 1150 times
Valuation effects of security offerings and the issuance process
DOI: 10.1093/europace/euq350
2010
Cited 1148 times
Guidelines for the management of atrial fibrillation
DOI: 10.1093/rfs/14.2.313
2001
Cited 1143 times
The Risk in Hedge Fund Strategies: Theory and Evidence from Trend Followers
DOI: 10.2307/1885327
1976
Cited 1127 times
Imperfect Information, Uncertainty, and Credit Rationing
DOI: 10.1023/a:1011128332243
2001
Cited 1126 times
DOI: 10.1086/317670
2000
Cited 1121 times
Measurement Error and the Relationship between Investment and<i>q</i>
DOI: 10.1097/01.mlr.0000135827.18610.0d
2004
Cited 1114 times
The Estimation of a Preference-Based Measure of Health From the SF-12
DOI: 10.1086/261392
1986
Cited 1114 times
Using Cost Observation to Regulate Firms
DOI: 10.2307/2282415
1962
Cited 1114 times
Portfolio Selection: Efficient Diversification of Investments.
DOI: 10.1086/261826
1992
Cited 1110 times
Optimal Incentive Contracts in the Presence of Career Concerns: Theory and Evidence
DOI: 10.1093/qje/qjs020
2012
Cited 1103 times
The Oregon Health Insurance Experiment: Evidence from the First Year*
DOI: 10.2307/1251742
1998
Cited 1102 times
Innovation, Market Orientation, and Organizational Learning: An Integration and Empirical Examination
DOI: 10.1056/nejm197507312930501
1975
Cited 1096 times
Primer on Certain Elements of Medical Decision Making
DOI: 10.1023/b:rast.0000013627.90884.b7
2004
Cited 1096 times
Assessing the Probability of Bankruptcy
DOI: 10.1111/1475-679x.00088
2002
Cited 1087 times
Do Non–Audit Service Fees Impair Auditor Independence? Evidence from Going Concern Audit Opinions
DOI: 10.1080/10920277.1998.10595667
1998
Cited 1085 times
Understanding Relationships Using Copulas
DOI: 10.1108/09564239710189835
1997
Cited 1075 times
Modelling the relationship between perceived value, satisfaction and repurchase intentions in a business‐to‐business, services context: an empirical examination
DOI: 10.1287/mnsc.1110.1487
2012
Cited 1071 times
Quantifying Managerial Ability: A New Measure and Validity Tests
DOI: 10.1287/mksc.17.1.4
1998
Cited 1067 times
The Red and the Black: Mental Accounting of Savings and Debt
DOI: 10.1287/opre.33.1.1
1985
Cited 1065 times
Disappointment in Decision Making Under Uncertainty
DOI: 10.1016/j.jebo.2011.06.007
2012
Cited 1062 times
Strong Evidence for Gender Differences in Risk Taking
DOI: 10.1016/j.jfineco.2004.12.003
2006
Cited 1062 times
The impact of performance-based compensation on misreporting
DOI: 10.1016/s0165-4101(01)00050-7
2002
Cited 1059 times
Stock options for undiversified executives
DOI: 10.1111/0272-4332.205064
2000
Cited 1055 times
Perception of Hazards: The Role of Social Trust and Knowledge
DOI: 10.1016/s0022-4359(96)90014-7
1996
Cited 1054 times
An empirical examination of a model of perceived service quality and satisfaction
DOI: 10.1257/aer.89.3.649
1999
Cited 1053 times
Unbiased Value Estimates for Environmental Goods: A Cheap Talk Design for the Contingent Valuation Method
DOI: 10.1016/0304-3878(94)00045-e
1995
Cited 1052 times
Group lending, repayment incentives and social collateral
DOI: 10.1257/jep.6.3.3
1992
Cited 1052 times
Medical Care Costs: How Much Welfare Loss?
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijproman.2006.11.007
2007
Cited 1049 times
Causes and effects of delays in Malaysian construction industry
DOI: 10.7326/0003-4819-96-1-102
1982
Cited 1043 times
The Distinction Between Cost and Charges
DOI: 10.1016/0304-405x(79)90022-9
1979
Cited 1036 times
The valuation of compound options
DOI: 10.1016/s0165-4101(01)00010-6
2000
Cited 1036 times
Does size matter? The influence of large clients on office-level auditor reporting decisions
DOI: 10.1111/1475-679x.00102
2003
Cited 1036 times
Disclosure Practices, Enforcement of Accounting Standards, and Analysts' Forecast Accuracy: An International Study
DOI: 10.1086/259916
1972
Cited 1033 times
Market Insurance, Self-Insurance, and Self-Protection
DOI: 10.1111/jofi.12365
2016
Cited 1032 times
Does Academic Research Destroy Stock Return Predictability?
DOI: 10.1111/j.1745-6622.1996.tb00295.x
1996
Cited 1023 times
RETHINKING RISK MANAGEMENT
DOI: 10.1108/03090569310026637
1993
Cited 1022 times
Perceived Risk: Further Considerations for the Marketing Discipline
DOI: 10.1257/aer.100.3.1238
2010
Cited 1022 times
Are Risk Aversion and Impatience Related to Cognitive Ability?
DOI: 10.1162/003355397555217
1997
Cited 1017 times
An Experiment on Risk Taking and Evaluation Periods
DOI: 10.1016/j.jhealeco.2011.10.003
2012
Cited 1013 times
The medical care costs of obesity: An instrumental variables approach
DOI: 10.1016/j.jmoneco.2007.06.029
2007
Cited 1012 times
The U.S. Treasury yield curve: 1961 to the present
DOI: 10.1093/rfs/hhw088
2016
Cited 1009 times
Measuring Systemic Risk
DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.1992.tb04406.x
1992
Cited 1004 times
Sequential Sales, Learning, and Cascades
DOI: 10.1007/s11069-005-8604-6
2006
Cited 1003 times
People at Risk of Flooding: Why Some Residents Take Precautionary Action While Others Do Not
DOI: 10.1186/1471-2288-2-8
2002
Cited 1003 times
Do multiple outcome measures require p-value adjustment?
DOI: 10.1016/j.jfineco.2009.09.001
2010
Cited 999 times
A skeptical appraisal of asset pricing tests☆
DOI: 10.3109/07853890109002086
2001
Cited 994 times
The 15D instrument of health-related quality of life: properties and applications
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1998
Cited 993 times
On cox processes and credit risky securities
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2004
Cited 993 times
What do we know about audit quality?
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2006
Cited 990 times
Paying Not to Go to the Gym
DOI: 10.1086/467244
1992
Cited 988 times
Consumer Reaction to Measures of Poor Quality: Evidence from the Mutual Fund Industry
DOI: 10.1111/j.1468-0262.2008.00848.x
2008
Cited 984 times
Eliciting Risk and Time Preferences
DOI: 10.2307/2491081
1987
Cited 983 times
An Analysis of the use of Accounting and Market Measures of Performance in Executive Compensation Contracts
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