International Association of Consulting Actuaries

15th Conference
Gleneagles Hotel, Scotland
June 23 - 28, 1996

 

Table of Contents

National Reports

Australia
Canada
Germany
Jamaica
Japan
Malaysia
Netherlands
New Zealand
Philippines
Singapore
South Africa
Switzerland
United States
Zimbabwe

Papers

U.S. Executive Benefits Plan and the Uses of Insurance Contracts to Finance their Liabilities
W.A. Dreher (USA)

The Actuary and the UK Pension Trustee
David Martin (UK)

Managing Costs & Risks in a Dynamic Health Care Environment
Brent Walker (Australia)

Managed Health Care
Robert J. Dymowski (USA)

Regulation of Pension Plans in Canada: Solvency Testing
Alan D. Walsh (Canada)

The Selection of Actuarial Assumptions in an Unstable Economy, Mexico a Case History
Marcela Flores Quiroz (Mexico)

Defined Benefits Retirement Funds in South Africa - Utilisation of Surpluses
AndrC Pienaar and Russell chesler (South Africa)

Employment Benefits for "Same Sex Partners" in Canada
David A. Short (Canada)

The Future of Retirement Benefits in the U.S. Employer Policy, Benefits and an Older Population
Anna M. Rappaport (USA)

Sins of Omission and Commission in the Name of Pension Reform in the U.S.
Daniel F. McGinn (USA)

The Actuary as an Expert Witness - the Lighter Moments
Peter Milburn-Pyle (South Africa)

Patents: The Mother Lode or Nuclear Weapon?
Jay M. Jaffe (USA)

Changes to the Education System of Actuaries in Australia
Martin Stevenson (Australia)

Corrections to the Gregorian Calendar
H.A.R. Barnett (UK)

Capital and the Life Insurance Company - Some Thoughts on the Way We Are Going
Catherine Prime (Australia)

On the Canada Pension Plan
J. Bruce MacDonald (Canada)

IACA - Its Role and Purpose
C.J. White (UK)