|aMathematics and statistics for financial risk management /|cMichael B. Miller.
|axiii, 317 pages :|bill. ;|c26 cm.
|aIncludes bibliographical references and index.
|a"This is an excellent book to grasp the basics of financial risk management. Everything in the book is explained from scratch and the concepts are very well exemplified with real life situations. Accompanied with a website filled with excel sheets for application, the book is great for future course material. This Second Edition of Mathematics and Statistics for Financial Risk Management includes 2 new chapters. The first chapter is on Bayesian Analysis and covers Bayes' Theorem, Many State Problems, Continuous Distributions, Bayesian Networks, and Bayesian Networks versus Correlation Matrices. The second new chapter is on Hypothesis Testing & Confidence Intervals and is on The Sample Mean Revisited, Sample Variance Revisited, Confidence Intervals, Hypothesis Testing, Chebyshev's Inequality, and Application: VaR. All chapters will have problems for testing and answers online"--|cProvided by publisher.
內容簡介top Mathematics and Statistics for Financial Risk Management 簡介 Mathematics and Statistics for Financial Risk Management is a practical guide to modern financial risk management for both practitioners and academics.Now in its second edition with more topics, more sample problems and more real world examples, this popular guide to financial risk management introduces readers to practical quantitative techniques for analyzing and managing financial risk.In a concise and easy-to-read style, each chapter introduces a different topic in mathematics or statistics. As different techniques are introduced, sample problems and application sections demonstrate how these techniques can be applied to actual risk management problems. Exercises at the end of each chapter and the accompanying solutions at the end of the book allow readers to practice the techniques they are learning and monitor their progress. A companion Web site includes interactive Excel spreadsheet examples and templates.Mathematics and Statistics for Financial Risk Management is an indispensable reference for today financial risk professional.