Charles C. Yang

Florida Atlantic University

777 Glades Road

Boca Raton, FL 33431

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

19

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Scholarly Papers (19)

1.

Health Care Reform, Efficiency of Health Insurers, and Optimal Health Insurance Markets

North American Actuarial Journal, 2014, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 15 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 30 May 2014
Charles C. Yang
Florida Atlantic University
Downloads 107 (260,628)
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Health insurance, Obamacare, Health care reform, Cost efficiency

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An Efficiency-Based Approach to Determining Potential Cost Savings and Profit Targets for Health Insurers: the Case of Obamacare Health Insurance CO-OPs

North American Actuarial Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 02 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2017
Charles C. Yang and Min-Ming Wen
Florida Atlantic University and California State University, Los Angeles
Downloads 101 (271,188)
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Obamacare CO-OPs, health insurance efficiency, cost reductions, government subsidies

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Underwriting and Investment Risks in the Property-Liability Insurance Industry: Evidence Prior to the 9-11 Event

Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 30 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2013
Hong Zou, Min-Ming Wen, Charles C. Yang and Mulong Wang
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Florida Atlantic University and University of Texas at Austin
Downloads 99 (274,910)

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The Impact of the Interest Rate on Insurance/Financials Industries: The Analysis of the Stock Market's Reactions to Federal Funds Rate Changes

North American Actuarial Journal, Volume 17, Issue 1, 29-40, 2013
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 25 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 05 Oct 2013
Charles C. Yang
Florida Atlantic University
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Monetary policy, Federal funds rate, Insurance, Financials industries, Stock market reaction

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Potential 'Savings' of Medicare: The Analysis of Medicare Advantage and Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs)

Forthcoming, North American Actuarial Journal
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 02 Feb 2018
Patrick L. Brockett, Linda L. Golden and Charles C. Yang
University of Texas at Austin - Department of Information, Risk and Operations Management, University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business and Florida Atlantic University
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Medicare Reform, Medicare Advantage, Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs), Health Expenditures, Economic Efficiency

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Dividend Decisions in the Property & Liability Insurance Industry: Mutual Versus Stock Companies

Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting, Vol. 33, No. 2, 2009
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 03 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2013
Hong Zou, Charles C. Yang, Mulong Wang and Minglai Zhu
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, Florida Atlantic University, University of Texas at Austin and Nankai School of Business
Downloads 72 (333,762)
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Medicaid Managed Care: Efficiency, Medical Loss Ratio, and Quality of Care

North American Actuarial Journal (2019 Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 31 Oct 2019
University of Texas at Austin - Department of Information, Risk and Operations Management, University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business, Florida Atlantic University and Brown University
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Medicaid managed care, quality of care, medical loss ratio, medical services efficiency

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The Impact of Medicaid Expansion, Diversity, and the ACA Primary Care Fee Bump on the Performance of Medicaid Managed Care

Journal of Insurance Regulation, 2018 Forthcoming
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 28 Dec 2018
Charles C. Yang
Florida Atlantic University
Downloads 20 (537,214)
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Medicaid managed care, Medicaid expansion, diverstiy, Medicaid fee bump

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Weather Derivatives and Weather Risk Management

Risk Management & Insurance Review, Vol. 8, No. 1, pp. 127-140, March 2005
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 14 Feb 2007
Patrick L. Brockett, Mulong Wang and Charles C. Yang
University of Texas at Austin - Department of Information, Risk and Operations Management, University of Texas at Austin and Florida Atlantic University
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Portfolio Effects and Valuation of Weather Derivatives

The Financial Review, Vol. 41, No. 1, pp. 55-76, February 2006
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 20 Nov 2006
Patrick L. Brockett, Mulong Wang, Charles C. Yang and Hong Zou
University of Texas at Austin - Department of Information, Risk and Operations Management, University of Texas at Austin, Florida Atlantic University and Lingnan University, Department of Finance and Insurance
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Portfolio Effects and Valuation of Weather Derivatives

Financial Review, Vol. 41, No. 1, February 2006
Posted: 10 Nov 2005
Patrick L. Brockett, Mulong Wang, Charles C. Yang and Hong Zou
University of Texas at Austin - Department of Information, Risk and Operations Management, University of Texas at Austin, Florida Atlantic University and Lingnan University, Department of Finance and Insurance

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weather derivatives, weather risk securitization, incomplete market pricing models, weather risk contract valuation, portfolio effects, indifference prices

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A Comparison of Neural Network, Statistical Methods, and Variable Choice for Life Insurers' Financial Distress Prediction

Journal of Risk & Insurance, Vol. 73, No. 3, pp. 397-419, September 2006
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 07 Sep 2006
University of Texas at Austin - Department of Information, Risk and Operations Management, University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business, Samsung and Florida Atlantic University
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Efficiency Analysis of Health Insurers’ Scale of Operations and Group Affiliation with a Perspective toward Health Insurers’ Mergers and Acquisitions Effects

North American Actuarial Journal, 2019 Forthcoming
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 12 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 14 Jun 2019
Linda L. Golden and Charles C. Yang
University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business and Florida Atlantic University
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health insurance, merger and acquisitions, scale of operations, group affiliation, economic efficiency

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The (Mis)Alignment of Health Insurers’ Efficiency Measures from Different Perspectives and Their (Un)Linkage with Financial Ratios and Asset Allocation

Journal of Insurance Regulation, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 08 Dec 2017
Charles C. Yang and Hong-Jen Lin
Florida Atlantic University and City University of New York (CUNY), Brooklyn College - Economics Department
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health insurance regulation, efficiency measures, medical loss ratio (MLR), asset allocation, financial ratios

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Handling Weather Related Risks Through the Financial Markets: Considerations of Credit Risk, Basis Risk, and Hedging

Journal of Risk & Insurance, Vol. 74, No. 2, pp. 319-346, June 2007
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 24 May 2007
Linda L. Golden, Mulong Wang and Charles C. Yang
University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business, University of Texas at Austin and Florida Atlantic University
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A Comparison of HMO Efficiencies as a Function of Provider Autonomy

Journal of Risk and Insurance, Vol. 71, No. 1, pp. 1-19, March 2004
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 17 Mar 2004
University of Texas at Austin - Department of Information, Risk and Operations Management, National Taiwan University - Department of Health Management, University of Texas at Austin - Department of Information, Risk and Operations Management, Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Information Technology and Operations Management Department (ITOM) and Florida Atlantic University
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The Affordability of the Individual Markets in the Affordable Care Act: Analyses of Premium Increases and Cost Reductions from an Expanded Cross-Subsidization Perspective

North American Actuarial Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 10 Oct 2019
Charles C. Yang
Florida Atlantic University
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Affordable Care Act, Health Insurance Marketplaces, premium increases, cost reductions, cross subsidization

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Prescription Drug Insurance Plans: Potential Cost Reductions and the Pass-Through of Manufacturer Pharmaceutical Rebates to Premiums

Journal of Insurance Regulation (2019, Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 05 Dec 2019
Charles C. Yang
Florida Atlantic University
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Manufacturer pharmaceutical rebates, Prescription drug cost reductions, Premium pass-through, Medicare Advantage, Individual and group markets, Private health insurance

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The Dynamic Interactions between Risk Management, Capital Management, and Financial Management in the U.S. Property/Liability Insurance Industry

Asia-Pacific Journal of Risk and Insurance, vol. 4, issue 1, pages 1-21, 2009
Posted: 25 Sep 2013
Patricia Born, Hong-Jen Lin, Min-Ming Wen and Charles C. Yang
Florida State University - College of Business, City University of New York (CUNY), Brooklyn College - Economics Department, California State University, Los Angeles and Florida Atlantic University

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risk management, capital management, financial management, property/liability

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The Effectiveness of Using a Basis Hedging Strategy to Mitigate the Financial Consequences of Weather-Related Risks

North American Actuarial Journal, v. 14 n. 2, p. 157-175, 2010
Posted: 25 Sep 2013
Linda L. Golden, Charles C. Yang and Hong Zou
University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business, Florida Atlantic University and The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics

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default risk, basis risk, perception errors, weather risk management