Samuel H. Cox

University of Manitoba - Asper School of Business

Dr. L.A.H. Warren Chair Professor of Actuarial Science

181 Freedman Crescent

Winnipeg, Manitoba R3T 5V4

Canada

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Mortality Regimes and Pricing

North American Actuarial Journal, Vol. 15, No. 2, pp. 266-289, 2011
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 09 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 05 Sep 2011
Andreas Milidonis, Yijia Lin and Samuel H. Cox
University of Cyprus - Department of Accounting and Finance, University of Nebraska at Lincoln - Department of Finance and University of Manitoba - Asper School of Business
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Lee-Cater model, regime switching mortality model, mortality-linked securities

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Natural Hedging of Life and Annuity Mortality Risks

North American Actuarial Journal, Vol. 11, No. 3, pp. 1-15, 2007
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 07 May 2007 Last Revised: 22 Jan 2016
Samuel H. Cox and Yijia Lin
University of Manitoba - Asper School of Business and University of Nebraska at Lincoln - Department of Finance
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Mortality, Hedging, Swaps, Annuity, Life Insurance

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Mortality Risk Modeling: Applications to Insurance Securitization

Insurance: Mathematics and Economics, Vol. 46, No. 1, pp. 242-253, 2010
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 21 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2011
Samuel H. Cox, Yijia Lin and Hal Petersen
University of Manitoba - Asper School of Business, University of Nebraska at Lincoln - Department of Finance and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Mortality Risk, Longevity Risk, Modeling, Securitization

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Securitization of Catastrophe Mortality Risks

Insurance: Mathematics and Economics, Vol. 42, No. 2, pp. 628-637, 2008
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 22 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2011
Yijia Lin and Samuel H. Cox
University of Nebraska at Lincoln - Department of Finance and University of Manitoba - Asper School of Business
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Securitization, Catastrophes, Mortality Risks

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Bounds for Probabilities of Extreme Events Defined by Two Random Variables

Variance, Vol. 4, No. 1, pp. 47-65, 2010
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 30 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 28 Aug 2011
Samuel H. Cox, Yijia Lin, Ruilin Tian and Luis Zuluaga
University of Manitoba - Asper School of Business, University of Nebraska at Lincoln - Department of Finance, North Dakota State University - Department of Accounting, Finance, and Information Systems and University of New Brunswick - Fredericton
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Semiparametric bounds, joint tail probabilities, value at risk, moments, sum of square programming

Managing Capital Market and Longevity Risks in a Defined Benefit Pension Plan

Journal of Risk and Insurance, Vol. 80, Issue 3, pp. 585-619, 2013
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 26 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2013
Samuel H. Cox, Yijia Lin, Ruilin Tian and Jifeng Yu
University of Manitoba - Asper School of Business, University of Nebraska at Lincoln - Department of Finance, North Dakota State University - Department of Accounting, Finance, and Information Systems and University of Nebraska-Lincoln
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defined benefit pension plan, funding, asset allocation, contribution, longevity risk hedging

Managing Capital Market and Longevity Risks in a Defined Benefit Pension Plan

Journal of Risk and Insurance, Vol. 80, Issue 3, pp. 585-620, 2013
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 30 Aug 2013
Samuel H. Cox, Yijia Lin, Ruilin Tian and Jifeng Yu
University of Manitoba - Asper School of Business, University of Nebraska at Lincoln - Department of Finance, North Dakota State University - Department of Accounting, Finance, and Information Systems and University of Nebraska-Lincoln
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Portfolio Risk Management with CVaR-Like Constraints

North American Actuarial Journal, Vol. 14, No. 1, pp. 86-106, 2010
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 28 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2012
Samuel H. Cox, Yijia Lin, Ruilin Tian and Luis Zuluaga
University of Manitoba - Asper School of Business, University of Nebraska at Lincoln - Department of Finance, North Dakota State University - Department of Accounting, Finance, and Information Systems and University of New Brunswick - Fredericton
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Portfolio Management, CVaR

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Is the Home Equity Conversion Mortgage in the United States Sustainable? Evidence from Pricing Mortgage Insurance Premiums and Non-Recourse Provisions Using the Conditional Esscher Transform

Insurance: Mathematics and Economics, Vol. 46, No. 2, 2010
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 24 Apr 2014
Hua Chen, Samuel H. Cox and Shaun Wang
University of Hawai?i at M?noa, University of Manitoba - Asper School of Business and Georgia State University's Robinson College of Business
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Home Equity Conversion Mortgage (HECM); Non-Recourse Provision; Mortality Modeling; Conditional Esscher Transform

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Mortality Portfolio Risk Management

Journal of Risk and Insurance, Vol. 80, Issue 4, pp. 853-890, 2013
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 25 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2015
Samuel H. Cox, Yijia Lin, Ruilin Tian and Luis Zuluaga
University of Manitoba - Asper School of Business, University of Nebraska at Lincoln - Department of Finance, North Dakota State University - Department of Accounting, Finance, and Information Systems and University of New Brunswick - Fredericton
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mortality risk, portfolio theory, conditional value-at-risk, moments method, downside risk

Mortality Portfolio Risk Management

Journal of Risk and Insurance, Vol. 80, Issue 4, pp. 853-890, 2013
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 18 Dec 2013
Samuel H. Cox, Yijia Lin, Ruilin Tian and Luis Zuluaga
University of Manitoba - Asper School of Business, University of Nebraska at Lincoln - Department of Finance, North Dakota State University - Department of Accounting, Finance, and Information Systems and University of New Brunswick - Fredericton
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The Market Price of Risk for Affine Interest Rate Term Structures

6th International AFIR-Colloquium, pp. 913-924, Nuremberg, October 1-31, 1996
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 14 Sep 2009
Samuel H. Cox and Gennady Medvedev
University of Manitoba - Asper School of Business and Belarusian State University
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Stochastic process, interest rate, bond price, yield to maturity, market price of risk

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Bounds on Tail Probabilities and Value at Risk Given Moment Information

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 02 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 26 Nov 2014
Ruilin Tian, Samuel H. Cox and Luis Zuluaga
North Dakota State University - Department of Accounting, Finance, and Information Systems, University of Manitoba - Asper School of Business and University of New Brunswick - Fredericton
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Moment problem, Semidefinite programming, VaR, Maximum entropy

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Pension Risk Management with Funding and Buyout Options

Insurance: Mathematics and Economics, Forthcoming, Fox School of Business Research Paper No. 17-012
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 21 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2017
Samuel H. Cox, Yijia Lin and Tianxiang Shi
University of Manitoba - Asper School of Business, University of Nebraska at Lincoln - Department of Finance and Temple University - Risk Management & Insurance & Actuarial Science
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Defined Benefit Pension Plan, Risk Management, Pricing, Funding Options, Buyout Options

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Optimal Longevity Risk Transfer and Investment Strategies

North American Actuarial Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 27 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 27 May 2018
Samuel H. Cox, Yijia Lin and Sheen Liu
University of Manitoba - Asper School of Business, University of Nebraska at Lincoln - Department of Finance and Washington State University
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Pension Buy-Ins and Buy-Outs, Bulk Annuity Insurers, Longevity Risk Transfer, Duality in Optimization

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An Option-Based Operational Risk Management Model for Pandemics

North American Actuarial Journal, Vol 13, Issue (1): 54-76
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 24 Apr 2014
Hua Chen and Samuel H. Cox
University of Hawai?i at M?noa and University of Manitoba - Asper School of Business
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Real Option Valuation, Epidemic Risk, Operational Risk Management, Regime-Switching Model, Dynamic Programming

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Moment Problem and Its Application to Tail Risk Assessment

North American Actuarial Journal, Volume 21, Issue 2, pp. 242-266, 2017.
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 03 Apr 2018
Ruilin Tian, Samuel H. Cox and Luis Zuluaga
North Dakota State University - Department of Accounting, Finance, and Information Systems, University of Manitoba - Asper School of Business and University of New Brunswick - Fredericton
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Moment Problem, Semiparametric Bounds, Semidefinite Programming (SDP), Value at Risk (VaR)

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Multivariate Exponential Tilting and Pricing Implications for Mortality Securitization

Journal of Risk & Insurance, Vol. 73, No. 4, pp. 719-736, December 2006
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 29 Nov 2006
Samuel H. Cox, Yijia Lin and Shaun Wang
University of Manitoba - Asper School of Business, University of Nebraska at Lincoln - Department of Finance and Georgia State University's Robinson College of Business
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Modeling Mortality with Jumps: Applications to Mortality Securitization

Journal of Risk and Insurance, Vol. 76, Issue 3, pp. 727-751, September 2009
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 13 Oct 2009
Hua Chen and Samuel H. Cox
University of Hawai?i at M?noa and University of Manitoba - Asper School of Business
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Securitization of Mortality Risks in Life Annuities

Journal of Risk & Insurance, Vol. 72, No. 2, pp. 227-252, June 2005
Posted: 07 May 2007
Yijia Lin and Samuel H. Cox
University of Nebraska at Lincoln - Department of Finance and University of Manitoba - Asper School of Business

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Securitization, Mortality, Annuities