Public Policy Presentations

PBA 101 slides describing the history and basics of the principle-based approach to reserves and capital. (August 1, 2010)
Pension Practice Council presentation slides for the July 15 webinar about the Governmental Accounting Standards Board's recently released Preliminary Views document on Pension Accounting and Financial Reporting by Employers. Panelists discussed several aspects of the GASB document along with an overview of the GASB's progress on the Pension Accounting and Financial Reporting research project.

(July 16, 2010)
Steven Schoonveld presentation before the July 11 National Conference of Insurance Legislators (NCOIL) Summer Meeting. The presentation focuses on educating lawmakers about the CLASS Act (the new voluntary, long-term care services program). (July 11, 2010)
Senior Health Fellow Cori Uccello presentation before a June 15 American Enterprise Institute event, offering an actuarial perspective on health care reform implementation. (June 15, 2010)
Life Reserves Work Group presented on it's findings in its report on Asset Default Costs for VM-20 to LHATF. (December 3, 2009)
Life Risk Based Capital Working Group slides for the PBR educational session presented by members of the Academy and LHATF. (September 30, 2009)
American Academy of Actuaries and the Society of Actuaries slide set from a Capitol Hill Briefing on the actuarial profession’s unique perspective on a risk-focused system of financial services regulatory reform. (September 29, 2009)
Life Reserves Work Group's Asset Subgroup presentation on addressing existing asset default costs in principle-based reserves calculations. (September 21, 2009)
IAA Insurance Accounting Committee and Financial Reporting Committee presentation at a Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) educational session on risk margins. (June 24, 2009)
LRWG Asset Modeling Subgroup presentation to LHATF on methods for setting prescribed default costs on existing fixed income investments in VM-20. (June 11, 2009)
Economic Scenario Implementation Work Group update on future plans for economic scenario generators with LHATF. (June 11, 2009)
Preferred Mortality POG presentation comparing the 1980 CSO Nonsmoker table to the 2001 Residual Standard Nonsmoker table. (June 11, 2009)
Mita Lodh, Michelle Raleigh, and Ross Winkelman webinar slides on risk assessment, risk adjustment, how risk adjustment is used, and issues for consideration in a health reform context. (May 20, 2009)
LRWG Asset Subgroup presentation on a proposed methodology for setting prescribed default costs on existing fixed income investments in VM-20. (March 15, 2009)
LRWG Asset Subgroup presentation to interested parties and regulators on a proposed methodology for setting prescribed net spreads on new investments in VM-20. (December 11, 2008)
Uninsured Work Group's Capitol Hill briefing on the information provided in the health spending growth issue brief. (September 22, 2008)
Life and Annuities Committee presentation on the role of the Academy in the development of PBR.
(June 30, 2008)
Life Reserves Work Group overview of asset modeling and discount rate issues in VM-20. (May 31, 2008)
Report from the Preferred Valuation Basic Table Team, a subgroup of the American Academy of Actuaries /Society of Actuaries Joint Preferred Mortality Project Oversight Group, to the Life and Health Actuarial Task Force (LHATF) of the NAIC on the 2008 valuation basic mortality table (VBT), and slides from the report presentation. (March 31, 2008)
IFRS Task Force presentation to the NAIC on insurance contracts at the NAIC 2007 Interim Meeting of the International Solvency and Accounting Working Group. (August 22, 2007)