2010 Course Handbook
ACST818: Survival Models
Models for survival, sickness and marriage. Estimation of decrement rates from actual experience, comparison with the rates from standard tables and preparing new standard tables. Risk factors and effects of selection; design of data collection; statistical analysis and graduation of observed rates; testing graduations. Single decrement, multiple decrement and multiple state models will be considered.
|When Offered:||D1 - Day; Offered in the first half-year|
|Staff Contact:||Dr Xian Zhou|
ACST851 and STAT810
Department of Applied Finance and Actuarial Studies
Faculty of Business and Economics