12 May 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel
We present a modeling opportunity for students in which they have to plan and model for saving for a child's complete college education.
31 May 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel
We describe two situations (Pa) one in which we are saving for a purpose and (2) one in which we are borrowing for a purpose. In the first case we ask for discrete and continuous model of the situation and in the second case we ask that the results of the model be used to examine some...
02 Jun 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel
We ask students to build a model for a savings account and to determine the monthly deposit in a savings account in order meet a long term savings goal.
31 Jul 2016 | | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel
Preparing for four years of college for a friend of the family's newborn is the task. Making assumptions about costs, timing, interest rates, and fiscal capabilities are the order of the day.
1991-Kotiah, Thoddi C. T. - Difference and differential equations in the mathematics of finance
07 Sep 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel
Kotiah, Thoddi C. T. 1991. Difference and differential equations in the mathematics of finance. International Journal of Mathematical Education in Science and Technology, 22(5): 783-789.See https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/0020739910220510 .Abstract: Many problems...
1996-Erdman, Donald and Maurice M. Morelock - A Study of Kinetics: The Estimation and Simulation of Systems of First-Order Differential Equations
03 Sep 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel
Erdman, Donald (SAS Institute Inc., Cary, NC) and Maurice M. Morelock, (Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals). 1996. A Study of Kinetics: The Estimation and Simulation of Systems of First-Order Differential...
2002-Norberg, Ragnar - Basic Life Insurance Mathematics
10 Sep 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel
Norberg, Ragnar. 2002. Basic Life Insurance Mathematics.See http://www.math.ku.dk/~mogens/lifebook.pdf . Accessed 10 September 2017.Presents fundamentals of life insurance, mortality, savings, banks, finance, reserves, pensions, stochastic processes.Keywords: life insurance,...