Public Policy Presentations

Presentation to the NAIC’s Casualty Actuarial & Statistical Task Force on the Casualty Practice Council’s application process for non-CAS members to be approved to sign NAIC P/C Opinions. (August 24, 2013)
Aggregate Margin Task Force presentation of proposal to replace individual margin in VM-20 with aggregate margin approach. (August 22, 2013)
Annuity Reserve Work Group presentation to the Life Actuarial Task Force on potential reserve methodology for non-variable annuities in VM-22. (August 22, 2013)
Modeling Efficiency Work Group presentation to the Life Actuarial Task Force of the results of a modeling survey conducted in 2012. (August 22, 2013)
Aug. 22, 2013 Webinar Presentation: Financial Reporting Implications Under the Affordable Care Act (August 22, 2013)
Senior Life Fellow Nancy Bennett presentation to a National Conference of Insurance Legislators panel on annuities regulation at its summer meeting.   (July 13, 2013)
Presentation to National Conference of Insurance Legislators Summer Meeting on the future of the National Flood Insurance Program following the 2012 passage of the Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act. (July 11, 2013)
Capitol Hill briefing presentation that examines the financial risks of increased lifespans and the need for retirees to secure lifetime income. (June 27, 2013)
Presentation to the NAIC C-3 Phase II/AG 43 Subgroup on equity return calibration criteria for variable annuity reserve valuation.   (June 4, 2013)
Presentation to regulators at NAIC Financial Summit regarding practical application of PBR Valuation on life insurance.   (May 30, 2013)
Casualty Practice Council presentation to the NAIC's Center for Insurance Policy and Research Brunch event on insurance for acts of terrorism. (April 9, 2013)
C1 Work Group presentation to the NAIC Investment Risk-Based Capital Working Group on the development of factors for corporate bonds in the RBC formula.    (April 6, 2013)
Final recommendation to the NAIC's Long-Term Care Actuarial Working Group that a long-term care valuation table is not feasible at this time due to lack of quality data.  (April 5, 2013)
Individual Disability Table Work Group update to the NAIC's Health Actaurial Task Force on the progress of the valuation table and requesting volunteers from the task force to join the work group. (April 5, 2013)
Aggregate Margin Task Force update to the Life Actuarial Task Force on the development of aggregate margins to replace the current individual margins for use in VM-20. (April 4, 2013)
Life Experience Subgroup update to the Life Actuarial Task Force of studies on the 2014 Valuation Basic Table and Guaranteed Issue/Simplified Issue Mortality Tables. (April 4, 2013)
Presentation to National Conference of Insurance Legislators regarding the Implementation and Review process of Principle-based Reserves.  (March 8, 2013)
Slides providing information on the relationship between Medicare provider payment rates and those for private insurance, which is important for understanding how any changes in Medicare provider payment rates could affect private plans. (February 21, 2013)
Presentation at the NAIC Senior Issues Task Force Long-Term Care hearing at the 2012 Fall National Meeting on actuarial implications for long-term care insurance. (December 6, 2012)
Slides from the November 27, 2012 Social Security webinar discussing the assumptions used to evaluate Social Security’s financial condition, and providing an overview of the actuarial status of Social Security based on the 2012 Trustees report. The audio of the presentation is available here. (November 27, 2012)