Journal of Social Sciences

Combining ANP and TOPSIS Concepts for Evaluation the Performance of Property-Liability Insurance Companies

Hui-Yin Tsai, Bao-Huey Huang and An Siou Wang

DOI : 10.3844/jssp.2008.56.61

Journal of Social Sciences

Volume 4, Issue 1

Pages 56-61


This is a significant problem for the property-liability insurance industry. The study first uses Modified Delphi Method to sift influence property-liability insurance effects out norms. Moreover, the evaluation weights are determined using Analytic Network Process (ANP). Finally, the technique for ordering preference by similarity to the ideal solution (TOPSIS) constructs performance evaluation model of property-liability insurance companies in Taiwan. This research use financial statements of property-liability insurance industry calculated efficiency placing and through the positive research. Findings may do for the government the important reference of the insure policy.


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