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Johan de Witt - The first calculation on the valuation of life annuities

Livia Daxenberger

Abstract

Introduction

Historical Background

Johan de Witt

The Waerdye

Life Annuities in the 17th Century - was de Witt right in promoting annuities?

An important contribution to insurance mathematics

Conclusion

References


Livia Daxenberger May 2017

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