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July 17, 2012
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Academy Senior Fellow Testifies on Predictive Modeling and Auto Insurance

March 25, 2019
The Academy's senior casualty fellow, Rich Gibson, presented testimony on predictive modeling at a hearing on automobile insurance held by the District of Columbia's Department of Insurance, Securities and Banking.

Academy Senior Fellow Presents on ACI at Tulane University Conference

March 23, 2019
The Academy’s senior casualty fellow, Rich Gibson, gave a presentation on the Actuaries Climate Index at Tulane University’s conference on environmental law.

Registration Open for April 18 Professionalism Webinar

March 22, 2019
Registration is open for the Academy’s first professionalism webinar of 2019, “Promoting Ethical Decision-making: Rules, the Human Brain, and Unconscious Biases,” which will be held on Thursday, April 18. The webinar will feature an engaging discussion with a professor of business law and ethics who focuses on the fundamentals of behavioral decision-making and unconscious biases and how they affect judgment. Register today.

ABCD Releases 2018 Annual Report

March 22, 2019
The ABCD released its 2018 Annual Report. Last year the ABCD handled 148 cases, comprised of 109 requests for guidance (RFGs) and 39 inquiries, in line with the previous year. It received 13 inquiries and closed 22 inquiry cases. Of the closed inquiry cases, 13 were dismissed, seven resulted in counseling, and two were resolved with a recommendation for discipline.

Promoting Ethical Decision-making: Rules, the Human Brain, and Unconscious Biases

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This webinar features an engaging discussion with a professor of business law and ethics who focuses on the fundamentals of behavioral decision-making. She will discuss what the latest research on ethics and compliance can tell actuaries about the common pitfalls of bias and self-interest and how to avoid them in fulfilling your professional responsibilities as an actuary. This will be a very different approach to thinking about ethical decision-making.
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April 18, 2019

Multiemployer Pension Plans Need Financial Help or a New Investment Model

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March 8, 2019
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4 approaches to expanding health care (and only one is Medicare for All)

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March 11, 2019
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Australian Actuaries Climate Index shows frequency of extreme hot days rising

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March 14, 2019
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