Insurance pricing and regulation under uncertainty a chance-constrained approach by George M. McCabe

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Bibliography: p. 52-54.

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StatementGeorge M. McCabe, Robert C. Witt.
SeriesWorking paper - Graduate School of Business, University of Texas at Austin ; 79-23, Working paper (University of Texas at Austin. Graduate School of Business) ;, 79-23.
ContributionsWitt, Robert C., joint author.
LC ClassificationsHG8053 .M25
The Physical Object
Pagination54 p. :
Number of Pages54
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Open LibraryOL4071594M
LC Control Number79625845

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