Coffee Hour Papers
Summaries of Current Topics of Interest
In Actuarial Science and Risk Management
Each item listed below links to a short summary of the topic, in PDF format. The intent is that each summary paper can quickly provide a reader with an appreciation and understanding of the topic sufficient to talk intelligently about it in a coffee hour or cocktail party-type setting. This collection thus represents a reference library providing quick access to current events information.
These summaries have been written by UIUC students in past classes. No representation is made regarding the timeliness or accuracy of the information in these summaries, and each summary reflects only the work and opinions of the student author.