Master Theses supervised by Krzysztof M. Ostaszewski

Mr. Wolfgang Karcher, Asset-Liability Management with Multiple Shortfall and Tail Conditional Expectation Constraints, Illinois State University, August 2006.

Mr. Christian Wirtz, Enterprise Risk Management: Evolution of A Modern Theory, Illinois State University, August 2006.

Mr. Philipp Meves, A Comparison of the U.S. and German Health Insurance, Illinois State University, August 2005.
Mr. Frederik Weber, Mortality Improvement and Select Birth Cohorts,
Illinois State University, August 2005. Mr. Weber was a recipient of a Fulbright travel grant.
Ms. Christine Wiehe, Methodologies of Health Insurance Reserving,
Illinois State University, August 2005.
Mr. Martin Birkenheier, Universal Life Insurance -- Aspects of Cash Value Development, Illinois State University, August 2004. This work was nominated for the Illinois State University James L. Fisher Outstanding Thesis Competition.
Ms. Melanie Maier, Asset-Liability Management for a Going Concern, Illinois State University, August 2004.
Ms. Rebekka Schaer, Dynamic Financial Analysis for Property/Casualty Insurers, Illinois State University, August 2004.
Ms. Doris Dregger, Estimating Coupled Lives Mortality, Illinois State University, August 2003. Ms. Dregger was a recipient of a Fulbright travel grant.
Mr. Markus Schicht, Optimal Insurance and Reinsurance Contracts, Illinois State University, August 2003. This work was nominated for the Illinois State University James L. Fisher Outstanding Thesis Competition.
Mr. Martin Stricker, Optimal Retirement Investment Strategies, Illinois State University, August 2003.
Mr. Denis Toplek, Guarantees in Equity-Indexed Annuities and Variable Annuities, Illinois State University, August 2002. This work was nominated for the Illinois State University James L. Fisher Outstanding Thesis Competition.
Mr. Jens Vischer, Variable Annuities and Variable Life Insurance: Actuarial Design, Reserves and Asset-Liability Management, Illinois State University, August 2002.
Mr. Bogdan Gapinski, A Simulation Approach for Creating An Optimal Investment Portfolio for Retirees, University of Louisville, August 1998.
Mr. Jerry Yeager, The Hausdorff Dimension of Selected Sets, University of Louisville, August 1990.


Case Studies completing a Master degree supervised by Krzysztof M. Ostaszewski

Ms. Bo Li, Life Insurance Settlement Pricing, Illinois State University, August 2006.


Other Master degree students supervised by Krzysztof M. Ostaszewski

Ms. Shuheng Ji, Illinois State University, December 2006.

Ms. Radhika Nadanthottil, Illinois State University, August 2006.

Ms. Naiwei Sun, Illinois State University, May 2006.

Mr. Petikirige Dayaratne, Illinois State University, May 2006.

Ms. Sulsa Shah, Illinois State University, August 2005.
Mr. Dede Ba, Illinois State University, May 2005.
Mr. Abdul-Nasiru Kuntulo, Illinois State University, May 2005.
Mr. Jongkyum Kwon, Illinois State University, May 2005.
Ms. Soyoung Weidner, Illinois State University, May 2005.
Mr. Yujian Zhao,
Illinois State University, May 2005.
Ms. Yuan Yuan, Illinois State University, December 2004.
Ms. Mu Xiong, Illinois State University, August 2004.
Mr. Yong Jiang,
Illinois State University, August 2004.
Mr. Yan Peng, ASA, Illinois State University, August 2003.
Ms. Lei Zhang, ASA,
Illinois State University, May 2001.
Mr. Frank Bowen, ASA, University of Louisville, August 1999.
Ms. Anna Maciejewska, FSA, University of Louisville, August 1999.


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