5. Applications of Distributional Models

  1. Robert V. Hogg and
  2. Stuart A. Klugman

Published Online: 27 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470316634.ch5

Loss Distributions

Loss Distributions

How to Cite

Hogg, R. V. and Klugman, S. A. (1984) Applications of Distributional Models, in Loss Distributions, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470316634.ch5

Author Information

  1. Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science The University of Iowa

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 10 APR 1984

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471879299

Online ISBN: 9780470316634



  • inflation;
  • percentile estimation;
  • distributional models;
  • random variable;
  • weibull model


The prelims comprise:

  • Introduction

  • Inflation, Percentile Estimation

  • Deductibles, Leveraging

  • Other Deductibles, Comparisons of Distributions

  • Limits, Comparisons of Distributions

  • Limits, Layers, Allocated Loss Adjustment Expenses