Actuaries' survival guide [E-Book] : how to succeed in one of the most desirable professions / Fred E. Szabo.
Szabo, Fred.
Amsterdam ; Boston : Elsevier, Academic Press, c2004
1 online resource (xvi, 268 p.)
englisch
9780080524245
9780126801460
0080524249
0126801460
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This unique book is a guide for students and graduates of mathematics, statistics, economics, finance, and other number-based disciplines contemplating a career in actuarial science. Given the comprehensive range of the cases that are analyzed in the book, the Actuaries' Survival Guide can serve as a companion to existing study material for all courses designed to prepare students for actuarial examinations. * Based on the curricula and examinations of the Society of Actuaries (SOA) and the Casualty Actuarial Society (CAS) * Presents an overview of career options and details on employment in different industries * Provides a link between theory and practice; helps readers gain the qualitative and quantitative skills and knowledge required to succeed in actuarial exams * Includes insights from over 50 actuaries and actuarial students * Written by Fred Szabo, who has directed the actuarial co-op program at Concordia University for over ten years.