Survival analysis 2007/08

Official name: Matematica attuariale

Introduction to survival analysis
Preliminaries from probability theory
Survival function and hazard function
Variance and covariance
The Kaplan-Meier method
Transforming the survival curve
The actuarial method
Exponential distribution
Exponential growth
Logistic growth
Transformations of intervals
Affine transformations of autonomous ordinary differential equations
Distributions of class C-1/0 derived from the logistic distribution
Gompertz growth and Gumbel distribution