Senior SOA Research staff reminisce about the holidays and look back on key 2017 research projects.

Direct download: Research_Insights_-_Special_Holiday_Season_Series_Part_2.mp3
Category:Research Insights -- posted at: 12:00am CDT

Self Insurance is, by members, the most important approach to funding employee health benefits in the commercial market, yet comparatively few actuaries specialize in this area. This podcast explains how the SOA Health Section's strategic initiative on self-insurance is working to educate actuaries and others about self-insurance challenges and opportunities.

Direct download: SOA17_33_Health_13_Self-Insurance_Task_Force.mp3
Category:Health -- posted at: 7:46am CDT

Senior SOA Research staff discuss memorable moments in SOA Research from 2017 and their holiday season plans.

Direct download: Research_Insights_-_Special_Holiday_Season_Series_Part_1.mp3
Category:Research Insights -- posted at: 12:00am CDT

Listen to a conversation with Lori Weyuker, innovator and actuary, who began her career in a traditional actuarial role then branched out into various roles that are "outside of the box."

Direct download: Lori_Weyuker_on_Pet_Insurance_Final.mp3
Category:Entrepreneurial & Innovation -- posted at: 4:53pm CDT

During this podcast, Dave Dillon interviews Liz Leif about the Next Generation High Risk Pool and its impact on the Individual Market.

Direct download: SOA17_32_Health_12_Next_Generation_High_Risk_Pools.mp3
Category:Health -- posted at: 11:15am CDT

This podcast is an overview of the Early Duration Claims Survey completed by the Society's Committee on Life Insurance Mortality & Underwriting Surveys. 

Direct download: Research_Insights_-_Early_Duration_Claims.mp3
Category:Research Insights -- posted at: 12:00am CDT

In this episode, Dale Hall, FSA, MAAA, CERA, CFA, Managing Director of Research, discusses the Living to 100 Monograph topic, Mortality Improvement, with Ronora Stryker, ASA, MAAA, Research Actuary  and Jean-Marc Fix, FSA, MAAA.

***Please note, this podcast was recorded via conference call.***


Direct download: Research_Insights_-_Living_to_100_-_Mortality_Improvement.mp3
Category:Research Insights -- posted at: 12:00am CDT

Listen in as Mick James reads his article "Long-Term Care− Are We Fishing in the Wrong Waters?” which was featured in the November 2017, Reinsurance News.

Direct download: SOA17_34_Reinsurance_04_Mick_James_LTC.mp3
Category:Reinsurance -- posted at: 1:29pm CDT

Listen in as Mary Broesch, FSA, MAAA reads her article "Chairperson’s Corner," which was featured in the November 2017, Reinsurance News.

Direct download: SOA17_35_Reinsurance_05_MBroesch_Chairpersons_Corner.mp3
Category:Reinsurance -- posted at: 1:26pm CDT