The book Computational Actuarial Science, with R is officially out. In the introduction of the book, and on the website of CRC, it is mentioned that the datasets can be found “in an R package on CRAN“, which is unfortunately incorrect. Some datasets are too large, so the package can not be uploaded on CRAN. Hopefully, Christophe host the package on his website.
> install.packages("CASdatasets", repos = "http://dutangc.free.fr/pub/RRepos/")
> install.packages("CASdatasets", repos = "http://dutangc.free.fr/pub/RRepos/", type = "source")
Here are the files :
A collection of datasets, originally for the book ‘Computational Actuarial Science with R’ edited by Arthur Charpentier (CAS with R). Now, the package contains a large variety of actuarial datasets.
|Maintainer:||Christophe Dutang <christophe.dutang at ensimag.fr>|
|License:||GPL-2 | GPL-3 [expanded from: GPL (≥ 2)]|
|Package installation:||go to this page|
|Windows binaries:||r-release: CASdatasets_0.9-8.zip|
|OS X Snow Leopard binaries:||r-release: CASdatasets_0.9-8.tgz|
|OS X Mavericks binaries:||r-release: CASdatasets_0.9-8.tgz|
|Old sources:||CASdatasets archive|