Section for Insurance and Economics
The section is oriented toward applications of mathematics to insurance and economics. The section members are responsible for the Bachelor and Master education in actuarial science and mathematical economics at the University of Copenhagen.
The section is divided into two subgroups:
The Laboratory of Actuarial Mathematics
The Laboratory of Actuarial Mathematics has as its objectives:
- To educate actuaries qualified to perform risk-theoretical and financial analysis in life and non-life insurance and related areas.
- To maintain research in insurance mathematics and related areas of applied probability theory.
The Economics Group
The Economics Group has as its objectives :
- To educate students at the interface of mathematics and economics
- To conduct research in mathematical finance, econometrics and financial
econometrics, and operations research.