Credit Risk Management and Credit Derivatives

  • Jürgen Franke
  • Wolfgang Karl Härdle
  • Christian Matthias Hafner
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Credit risk management is an important issue in banking. In this chapter we give an overview of the models for calculating the default risk exposure of a credit portfolio.


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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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