Taming uncertainty: the limits to quantification

Tsanakas A, Beck MB, & Thompson M (2016). Taming uncertainty: the limits to quantification. ASTIN Bulletin 46 (01): 1-7. DOI:10.1017/asb.2015.29.

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Abstract

Taming the beast of uncertainty has been the grand project to which actuaries have dedicated much of their energy and skill over at least the last 50 years - roughly the time since, in Hans Buehlmann's (1989) famous term, "Actuaries of the Second Kind" emerged.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: model uncertainty; plural rationalities; cultural risk theory
Research Programs: Risk, Policy and Vulnerability (RPV)
Risk & Resilience (RISK)
Depositing User: Luke Kirwan
Date Deposited: 15 Feb 2016 08:42
Last Modified: 04 Apr 2016 10:15
URI: http://pure.iiasa.ac.at/11917

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