Ashers framework 320 actuarial statistics module 4b

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Unformatted text preview: Deontology A. Asher’s framework 3/20 Actuarial Statistics – Module 4b: Ethical perspectives Introduction - Ethics Some elements of definition What is ethics? Ethics can be defined as “what is good or right for human beings” (Hoffman and Frederick, 1995) normative: ‘what ought to be’, rather than ‘what is’ proactive (doing good) vs reactive (do no harm) legal vs ethical 3/20 Actuarial Statistics – Module 4b: Ethical perspectives Introduction - Ethics The process 1 Introduction - Ethics Some elements of definition The process 2 Moral awareness in context: Actuarial applications Discrimination in insurance Heterogeneity in insurance Heterogeneity - Illustrations Discrimination - Illustrations 3 Moral judgement: Possible frameworks Central questions Utilitarianism Deontology A. Asher’s framework 4/20 Actuarial Statistics – Module 4b: Ethical perspectives Introduction - Ethics The process Embedding ethics in everyday life Process: 1 2 Moral judgement: framework for analysing the situation—how should...
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