CV Farid FLICI

Farid FLICI
Actuary

PB. 197, Street Djamal-Eddine El-Afghani, Rostomia,
Bouzareah 16011, Algiers, Algeria.
Cell: +213 553 944 366
Office: +213 23 18 00 88 ext. 437
E-mail: farid.flici@cread.dz / farid_flici@yahoo.frORCID:

https://orcid.org/0000-0002-1954-2120
Web of Science Researcher ID: AAC-3268-2019
Scopus Author ID: 57209236573

CURRENT POSITION
Senior Researcher – Since March 2017
Researcher – Since April 2012
Centre for Research in Applied Economics for Development (CREAD),
PB. 197, Street Djamal-Eddine El-Afghani, Rostomia, Bouzareah 16011, Algiers, Algeria.
Division: Human Development and Social Economics.
Team: Actuarial Demography Team (Team Leader).
Expert at the National Committee for Population (Algeria) – Since March 2018.
EDUCATION
04/2019 : HDR Accreditation, High School of Statistics and Applied Economics (ENSSEA, DZ).
02/2017 : PhD in Statistics and Applied Economics at ENSSEA- Subject: “Longevity and Pension Plan Sustainability in Algeria: Taking the retirees mortality experience into account ”.
2006-2011 : Post-graduation in Quantitative Finance (ENSSEA) – Subject: “Provisionnement des Rentes Viagères en Algérie entre Approche Statique et Approche Prospective
2001-2006 : State engineer (Graduation) in Statistic and Applied Economics (ENSSEA) – Subject: The determinants of Civil Responsibility Car insurance premiums in Algeria.
2001 : Baccalaureate in Nature and Life Sciences.
TEACHING EXPERIENCE

  • Life Insurance & Retirement (Seminar) at EHEA (School of High Studies in Insurance), March 6th-7th, 2019, Algiers, Algeria.
  • Population Projections with R – including dynamic presentations (Tutorial) at UNISA Actuarial School, September 2018, Salerno, Italy.
  • Risk modelling in Life Insurance, Ecole Supérieure de Sécurité Sociale ESSS, Algiers, 2017-18.
  • Data Analysis with XLStat (Tourism Ministry statisticians’ staff). 2014
  • Financial Mathematics (IAHEF: insurances companies employees). 2011-2016.
  • Demographic Analysis and Micro-Economics for Insurance (ENSSAE). 2009- 2013.
  • Introduction to Statistics and probability (CACI). 2009-2013.

RESEARCH INTEREST

  • Life expectancy improvement in Algeria;
  • Construction of dynamic life tables for the Algerian Life-annuities market;
  • Algerian Mortality data quality;
  • Life tables for the retired population;
  • Retirement Systems Sustainability;
  • Longevity & Health;

SKILLS

  • Mortality modelling: direct and direct estimation methods, Model life tables, Mortality curves graduation, Interpolation techniques, Old-ages mortality, Mortality forecasting, Longevity;
  • Life annuities & Pension Benefits: Retirement system sustainability, Premiums and reserving;
  • Population Projections ; Statistics & Data Analysis; Financial Mathematics.

PUBLICATIONS

FLICI, F. (2021).  » Coherent Mortality Forecasting for the Algerian Population. » Insurance and Risk Management Journal 87 (3-4): 209-31.DOI: https://doi.org/10.7202/1076125ar
FLICI, F. (2020).  » Analyzing the Trend of Life Expectancy Evolution in Algeria from 1962 to 2018: The S-logistic Segmentation with Jumps. » Population Review 59(1): 56-72. DOI: 10.1353/prv.2020.0002
FLICI, F. and PLANCHET, F. (2020). Financial Sustainability of the Algerian System: a perspective analysis of the 50 coming years. In Peris-Ortiz, M.; Alvarez-Garcia, J.; Dominguèz-Fabian, I. and Devolder, P. (Eds), « Economic Challenges of Pension Systems- A saistainability and International Management Perspective », Springer Nature, Switzerland.

FLICI, F. (2020). « Closing-Out the Algerian Life Tables: for More Accuracy and Adequacy at Old-Age. » Acturial Research Clearing House, 2020(2), 2.

FLICI, F. and PLANCHET, F. (2019). “Experience Prospective Life-Tables for the Algerian Retirees”Risks, 7(2), 38, doi:10.3390/risks7020038
FLICI, F. (2019). “On the redesign of Pay-As-You-Go retirement systems: Towards more generational and inter-generational equality”. Presented at the Section Colloquia of the International Actuarial Association, Cape-Town, South Africa (April).
CHINOUNE, M. and FLICI, F. (2019). “Assessing the quality of national life tables in Algeria using specific survey”. Conference paper. 8th African Population Conference, Entebbe, Uganda (November).
FLICI, F. ; SENOUCI, K. et HANNANI, Y. (2017).“Tables de mortalité d’expérience incorporant une échelle de projection: adaptation au cas des retraites en Algérie”, Bulletin Français d’Actuariat, 17(34) : 5-32.
FLICI, F. (2016). “Provisionnement des rentes viagères en Algérie entre approche statique et approche prospective”, Bulletin Français d’Actuariat, 16(31) : 5-40.

FLICI, F. (2016). « Forecasting the age-specific fertility rates of the Algerian population up to 2050 »MPRA Paper No. 99077.

FLICI, F. (2015). « Mortality forecasting for the Algerian population with considering cohort effect”, Proceeding of the International Association of Actuaries. IAAC 2015. Oslo-Norway.

SELECTED CONFERENCES PRESENTATIONS / WORKING PAPERS
FLICI, F. 2019. “On the redesign of Pay-As-You-Go retirement systems: Towards more generational and inter-generational equality”, IAA Section Colloquia, April 2014. Cape Town (SA).
FLICI, F. and PLANCHET, F. 2018. “Financial Sustainability of the Algerian Pension System”. International Congress of Actuaries, Berlin (Germany), June 2018. Presented also at the International Pensions Workshop, Lisbon (Portugal), Mai 2018 and at UNISAct 2018 (Paestum, Italy).
FLICI, F. and PLANCHET, F. 2017. “Construction of a dynamic life table based on the Algerian retired population mortality experience”, Insurance: Mathematics and Economics IME, Vienna (Austria), July 2017.
FLICI, F. 2016. « Closing out the Algerian Life tables: For more accuracy at old ages”, International Association of Actuaries – ASTIN Colloquium, Lisbon, Portugal, June 2016.
FLICI, F. 2016. “Longevity and Life Annuities Reserving in Algeria: Comparison of mortality models”, International Actuarial Association – IAALS Conference, Hong Kong, April 2016. (Abstract)
FLICI, F. 2016. “Coherent Mortality Forecasting for the Algerian Population”. SAMOS Conference in Actuarial Sciences and Finance ASF2016, Samos, Greece, May 2016.
FLICI, F. 2015. “Longevity and Life Annuities Reserving in Algeria: Comparison of mortality models”, Longevity 11 Conference, Lyon, France, September 2015.
FLICI, F. 2014. “Longevity and life annuity reserving in Algeria: the use of multi-components Lee Carter model« , East Asian Actuarial Conference EAAC. October 2014. Taipei-Taiwan. Also Presented in Rimini Conference in Economics and Finance RCEF 2014.
FLICI, F. 2014. « Using Specific life tables for life annuities reserving: the case of Algeria”, European Actuarial Journal Conference EAJ2014. September 2014, Vienna, Austria.
FLICI, F. 2014. « Estimation of the missing life tables in the Algerian mortality Surface (1977- 1999) by using the Lee-Carter formula”, SMTDA-2014. June 2014, Lisbon. Portugal.
FLICI, F. and HAMMOUDA, NE. 2014. “Analysis of half-century of mortality evolution in Algeria: 1992 -2012”, Middle East Economics Association MEEA Conference. June 2014. Tlemcen (DZ).
FLICI, F. and HAMMOUDA, NE. 2012. « Analyse d’un demi-siècle d’évolution de la mortalité en Algérie: 1962 – 2012”, International colloquia of CREAD. December 2012. Algiers, Algeria.
FLICI, F. 2016. “Projection de la structure de la mortalité par âges unitaires pour la population Algérienne”, Working paper. Cread.
RESEARCH PROJECTS AND STUDIES
September 2015- September 2016
FLICI, F. 2016. “Mortality projection for the Algerian population by 2030”. In collaboration with the National Committee for population in the framework of the “population projection project” conducted by the Algerian Health Ministry.
January 2015 – June 2016
FLICI, F. and HAMMOUDA, NE. 2016. “Mortality Analysis for the Algerian population throughout the Multi-Indicators Clustery Survey MICS-IV”. For the Algerian Health Ministry and the UN Funds for Population Activities UNFPA.
May 2014 – December 2015
« Evaluation of the consistency and efficiency of the Social protection programs in Algeria”. For Algerian prim ministry. Directed by UNICEF – Algeria and assisted by Oxford Policy Management. Missions: Collecting Quantitative and Qualitative Data: Finance ministry, Interior Ministry. Social Expenditure analysis. Institutional coordination.
ACADEMIC SUPERVISING
Ongoing

  • “The future of longevity and Health in Algeria”, PhD thesis (ENSSAE).
  • “How poverty affects longevity and Health in Algeria? “, PhD thesis (ENSSAE).
  • “Modelling survivor’s Benefits in the Algerian pension plan”, PhD thesis (ENSSAE).
  • “The Algerian Retirement System Sustainability: a Multi scenarios analysis”, Master Thesis (ENSSEA).

2016-17

  • “Espérance de vie sans maladie chronique en Algérie Etude de Cas : Caisse Nationale des Assurances sociales C.N.A.S”, High School of Social Security (ESSS), Algeria.
  • “Les limites d’une reforme paramétrique du système algérien de retraite face au vieillissement“, Master thesis (ESSS).

2015-16

  • “Prospective experience life-tables for the Algerian retired population”, Master thesis in Actuarial Science for Social Security (ESSS).
  • “Static life tables for social security in Algeria”, Master thesis (ESSS), Algiers, Algeria.

2012-14

  • “Construction of disability tables for the building sector in Algeria « . Master thesis in Finance and Actuarial sciences (ENSSEA).
  • « The use of life tables for insurance for Bank credit Insurance », Master thesis in Finance and Actuarial sciences (ENSSEA).

2011-12

  • “The impact of the actualizing and specifying life tables on life annuities reserving: the case of Algeria  » – Master thesis in Finance and Actuarial sciences (ENSSEA).
  • « Continuous time approach for life annuities reserving ». Master thesis in Finance and Actuarial sciences (ENSSEA).

TRAINING

  • Participation at “Rostock Retreat” organized by “the Max Plank Institute for Demographic Research MPIDR”, June 2017, Rostock (Germany).
  • Participation at UNISActuarial School, University of Salerno, Italy, 22-25 October 2016.
  • January – June 2015: Visiting researcher at ISFA (Institut de sciences financières et d’assurance- Lyon) Laboratory ‘Sciences Actuarialle et Financiere’.
  • October 2013: Participation at the regional training workshop of ISESCO (Rabat- Morocco): « Visualization and analysis of online surveys data »
  • January-June 2009: Practicum at the LIFE division of the National Insurance Company (Algeria): Management of the annuitant’s portfolios.

OTHER SCIENTIFICAL ACTIVITIES

  • Member-expert in the National Committee for Population (Algeria).
  • Member of the Technical Committee of the “Multi Indicators Clustery Survey MICS -Wave VI (2018)” by UNICEF and National Health Ministry.
  • Member of the “Mortality Working Group MWG” of the “International Association of Actuaries IAA” since 2016.
  • Former board member at CREAD from 2014 to 2018.
  • Creating and leading “The Actuarial Demography Team” at CREAD in January 2018.
  • Initiating and organizing a periodic workshop on actuarial sciences (Life) in Algeria starting from January 2016: “Journée d’Actuariat-Vie Algérie (JAVA)”. JAVA1: 27/01/2016, JAVA2: 14/03/2016, JAVA3: 07/12/2016, JAVA4: 25/05/2017, JAVA5: 26/10/2017, JAVA6: 27/06/2018, JAVA7: 28/11/2018.
  • Managing a Discussion Group on LinkedIn and facebook “Algerian Actuaries”.
  • Collaborating a training on “Data Science for Life and Health Insurance” in Algiers with “Actuaries Without Borders AWB” in December 2018.

MEDIAS

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Languages: Arabic, French and English.
  • Statistical Software: R, Solver, XLSTAT, SEGMENTER.
  • Editing Software: Word, Latex, Markdown, Lyx.

HOBBIES
Football, Domino, Literature, Poetry.
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Updated on the 20th of April 2021