Dr. Thorsten Moenig Ph.d

    He is an Assistant Professor of actuarial science at Temple University in Philadelphia. His current research focuses on the drivers of policyholder behavior in variable annuities with long-term guarantees.

    He is broadly interested in topics across actuarial science, insurance economics, applied game theory, and behavioural economics. Thorsten has PhD in Risk Management & Insurance from Georgia State University, prior to that he studied Econo-Mathematics at the University of Karlsruhe (now KIT), Germany, and earned a M.S. degree in Mathematics (Actuarial Science Concentration) from the University of Connecticut.

    He is a German native and enjoys traveling, good food, football (“soccer”), tennis, badminton, and salsa dancing.