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    • Behavioral aspects of product design and demand in retirement savings 

      Dissertation
      Schelling, Stefan (Universität Ulm, 2019-07-05)
      This cumulative thesis contributes to the field of behavioral economics and decision making in the context of retirement savings. Traditional economic theory considers utility maximizing rational decision makers with ...
    • Product design and capital efficiency in participating life insurance under risk based solvency frameworks 

      Dissertation
      Wieland, Jochen (Universität Ulm, 2016-07-19)
      The following questions are addressed in this thesis: (1) What are the functions of interest rates and interest rate guarantees in traditional participating life insurance contracts, and how do they affect the required ...
    • Risk management of variable annuities 

      Dissertation
      Ruez, Frederik (Universität Ulm, 2017-07-05)
      Variable annuities are unit-linked life insurance contracts where typically an initial investment amount is invested in one or several mutual funds. On top of this basic structure, certain guarantee riders are offered by ...