# Wei Wei

## Assistant Professor

**Office:** EMS E484

**Phone:** (414) 229-6109

**E-mail:** weiw@uwm.edu

### Educational Degrees

Ph.D., Actuarial Science, University of Waterloo (Canada), 2013

M.S., Actuarial Science, Nankai University (Tianjin, China), 2009

B.S., Mathematics, Nankai University (Tianjin, China), 2006

### Research Interests

- Modeling dependence structures
- Quantitative risk management
- Optimization problems in insurance and finance
- Ruin theory and applications

### Selected Publications

- Cai, J. and Wei, W. (2012) Optimal reinsurance with positively dependent risks.
*Insurance: Mathematics and Economics,*50(1), 57-63. - Cai, J. and Wei, W. (2012) On the invariant properties of notions of positive dependence and copulas under increasing transformations.
*Insurance: Mathematics and Economics,*50(1), 43-49.