Archive of 2011 August

31Aug2011
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SOA Blog
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Inside the SOA
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Connections, CPD, Chicago: The 2011 Annual Meeting approaches Thumbnail

Connections, CPD, Chicago: The 2011 Annual Meeting approaches

Ben Wolzenski offers an overview of the SOA's 2011 Annual Meeting.

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30Aug2011
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SOA Blog
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Healthcare
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Is California leading states in health care reform?

David Axene provides his perspective on health reform in California.

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25Aug2011
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SOA Blog
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Retirement
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Annuities: Try one today

John Fenton writes about how annuities can provide guaranteed lifetime income.

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23Aug2011
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Retirement
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What’s an actuary to do about Social Security? Thumbnail

What’s an actuary to do about Social Security?

Warren Luckner discusses potential changes to Social Security.

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Reducing hospital readmissions: It goes beyond the hospital setting Thumbnail

Reducing hospital readmissions: It goes beyond the hospital setting

Susan Pantely discusses the importance of reducing hospital readmissions and the risks associated with multiple hospital visits.

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10Aug2011
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New York State calls for insurers to evaluate ERM functions

Bob Wolf comments on the New York State Insurance Department's call for insurers to evaluate their ERM functions.

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Pass the dessert, please

James Miles discusses the growing difference in average life span between Americans and Western Europeans.

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08Aug2011
03Aug2011
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SOA Blog
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Life
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2011 Valuation Actuary Symposium—Make it a Record-Breaking Year Thumbnail

2011 Valuation Actuary Symposium—Make it a Record-Breaking Year

The chair of the 2011 Valuation Actuary Symposium discusses highlights of this year's meeting.

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01Aug2011
Should the Medicare eligibility age be increased? Thumbnail

Should the Medicare eligibility age be increased?

Dale Yamamoto discusses the pros and cons of increasing the Medicare eligibilty age.

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