Nonparametric Estimators for the Probability of Default

  • Jürgen Franke
  • Wolfgang Karl Härdle
  • Christian Matthias Hafner
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The estimation of the probability of default based on information on the individual customer or the company is an important part of credit screening, i.e. judging the credit standing.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jürgen Franke
    • 1
  • Wolfgang Karl Härdle
    • 2
  • Christian Matthias Hafner
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of MathematicsTechnische Universität KaiserslauternKaiserslauternGermany
  2. 2.Ladislaus von Bortkiewicz Chair of StatisticsHumboldt-Universität BerlinBerlinGermany
  3. 3.Louvain Institute of Data Analysis and Modeling in Economics and StatisticsUCLouvainLouvain-la-NeuveBelgium

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