Paul Embrechts

Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich

ETH-Zentrum

CH-8092 Zurich

Switzerland

Swiss Finance Institute

c/o University of Geneva

40, Bd du Pont-d'Arve

CH-1211 Geneva 4

Switzerland

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Quantile-Based Risk Sharing

Forthcoming, Operations Research
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 10 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 30 Dec 2017
Paul Embrechts, Haiyan Liu and Ruodu Wang
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Michigan State University - Department of Mathematics and University of Waterloo - Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science
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Value-at-Risk, Expected Shortfall, risk sharing, regulatory capital, robustness

Quantile-Based Risk Sharing

Swiss Finance Institute Research Paper No. 17-54
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 10 Jan 2018
Paul Embrechts, Haiyan Liu and Ruodu Wang
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Michigan State University - Department of Mathematics and University of Waterloo - Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science
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Value-at-Risk, Expected Shortfall, risk sharing, regulatory capital, robustness, Arrow-Debreu equilibrium

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Model Uncertainty and VaR Aggregation

Journal of Banking and Finance, Vol. 37, No. 8, 2013
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 16 Oct 2014
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, University of Milan - Department of Economics, Management and Quantitative Methods (DEMM) and University of Freiburg
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Copula, Fréchet class, Model Uncertainty, Operational Risk, Positive Dependence, Rearrangement Algorithm, Risk Aggregation, Value-at-Risk, VaR-bounds.

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Asset-Liability Management for Long-Term Insurance Business

Swiss Finance Institute Research Paper No. 17-69
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 21 Dec 2017 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2018
University of Lausanne, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance, University of Kaiserslautern - Department of Mathematics, University of Claude Bernard Lyon 1 - Institute of Finance and Insurance Science (ISFA), Maastricht University, MunichRe, University of Muenster - Faculty of Economics and University of Lausanne - Department of Actuarial Science (HEC Lausanne)
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asset-liability management, long-term insurance, valuation, insurance products, investments, models

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Extreme-Quantile Tracking for Financial Time Series

Swiss Finance Institute Research Paper No. 11-27
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 12 Jul 2011
V. Chavez-Demoulin, Paul Embrechts and Sylvain Sardy
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich and Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne
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bayesian analysis, Markov random field, financial time series, generalized pareto distribution, peaks-over-threshold, regime switching, statistics of extremes, value-at-risk

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Robustness in the Optimization of Risk Measures

Operations Research, forthcoming
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 16 Oct 2018 Last Revised: 06 Apr 2021
Paul Embrechts, Alexander Schied and Ruodu Wang
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, University of Waterloo and University of Waterloo - Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science
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robustness, Value-at-Risk, Expected Shortfall, optimization, financial regulation

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Old-Age Provision: Past, Present, Future

European Actuarial Journal, Forthcoming, Swiss Finance Institute Research Paper No. 16-55
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 17 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2016
University of Lausanne, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Georgia State University - J. Mack Robinson College of Business, University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance, University of Claude Bernard Lyon 1 - Institute of Finance and Insurance Science (ISFA), University of Basel and University of Lausanne - Department of Actuarial Science (HEC Lausanne)
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Pension funding gap, Demographic and societal challenges, Valuation of pension liabilities, Economic and regulatory capital models, Role of financial markets

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Bayes Risk, Elicitability, and the Expected Shortfall

Mathematical Finance, forthcoming
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 24 Nov 2020 Last Revised: 19 Apr 2021
Paul Embrechts, Tiantian Mao, Qiuqi Wang and Ruodu Wang
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, University of Science and Technology of China (USTC) - Department of Statistics and Finance, University of Waterloo - Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science and University of Waterloo - Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science
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Bayes risk, quantiles, Expected Shortfall, elicitability, entropic risk measures

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Quantile-Based Risk Sharing with Heterogeneous Beliefs

Swiss Finance Institute Research Paper No. 17-65
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 06 Dec 2017 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2018
Paul Embrechts, Haiyan Liu, Tiantian Mao and Ruodu Wang
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Michigan State University - Department of Mathematics, University of Science and Technology of China (USTC) - Department of Statistics and Finance and University of Waterloo - Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science
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Risk Sharing, Competitive Equilibrium, Belief Heterogeneity, Quantiles, Non-Convexity, Risk Measures

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Aggregation-Robustness and Model Uncertainty of Regulatory Risk Measures

Finance Stochastics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 02 Feb 2015
Paul Embrechts, Bin Wang and Ruodu Wang
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Beijing University of Technology and University of Waterloo - Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science
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Value-at-Risk; Expected Shortfall; dependence uncertainty; risk aggregation; aggregation-robustness; inhomogeneous portfolio; Basel III

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Hawkes Graphs

Swiss Finance Institute Research Paper No. 17-44
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 10 Jan 2018
Paul Embrechts and Matthias Kirchner
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich and ETH Zürich - Department of Mathematics
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Bounds for Functions of Dependent Risks

Finance Stoch. 10(3), 341-352, 2006
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 05 Aug 2014
Paul Embrechts and Giovanni Puccetti
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich and University of Milan - Department of Economics, Management and Quantitative Methods (DEMM)
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copulas, dependent risks, dependency bounds, Fréchet bounds

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Smooth Extremal Models in Finance and Insurance

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 06 Jul 2004
V. Chavez-Demoulin and Paul Embrechts
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich and Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich
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Copulas: A Personal View

Journal of Risk and Insurance, Vol. 76, Issue 3, pp. 639-650, September 2009
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 13 Oct 2009
Paul Embrechts
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich
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A Darwinian View on Internal Models

Journal of Risk, Vol. 20, No. 1, 2017
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 01 Nov 2017
Paul Embrechts
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich
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Basel Committee, Internal Models, Model Risk, Quantitative Risk Management, Robustness, Standard Models

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Modeling Operational Risk Depending on Covariates: An Empirical Investigation

Journal of Operational Risk, Vol. 13, No. 3, 2018
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 19 Sep 2018
Paul Embrechts, Kamil Mizgier and Xian Chen
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, ETH Zürich - Department of Management, Technology, and Economics (D-MTEC) and Christopher Newport University
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operational risk, dynamic extreme value theory (EVT), generalized additive models, covariates, internal control weaknesses.

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An Extreme Value Approach for Modeling Operational Risk Losses Depending on Covariates

Journal of Risk and Insurance, Vol. 83, Issue 3, pp. 735-776, 2016
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 09 Aug 2016
University of Lausanne - School of Economics and Business Administration (HEC-Lausanne), Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich and ETH Zurich, RiskLab, Department of Mathematics
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Change-Point Analysis for Dependence Structures in Finance and Insurance

In: Risk Measures for the 21st Century, Giorgio Szegoe (Ed.), Wiley Finance Series, 2004, pp. 321-335.
Posted: 11 Jul 2014
Alexandra Dias and Paul Embrechts
University of York and Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich

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Copula, change-point, likelihood ratio, bootstrap

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The Art of Dependence Modelling: The Latest Advances in Correlation Analysis

In: Alternative Risk Strategies, Morton Lane (Ed.), Risk Books, London, 2002, pp. 339-356.
Posted: 11 Jul 2014
Peter Blum, Alexandra Dias and Paul Embrechts
Independent, University of York and Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich

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Risk Management, copula

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Statistics and Quantitative Risk Management for Banking and Insurance

Annual Review of Statistics and Its Application, Vol. 1, Issue 1, pp. 493-514, 2014
Posted: 07 Mar 2014
Paul Embrechts and Marius Hofert
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich and ETH Zurich, RiskLab, Department of Mathematics

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Risk Margin for a Non-Life Insurance Run-Off

The final version of this article has appeared as: Wuethrich M. V., Embrechts, P., Tsanakas, A. (2011), 'Risk margin for a non-life insurance run-off', Statistics & Risk Modeling, 28, p. 299-317.
Posted: 15 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 03 Jan 2014
Mario V. Wuthrich, Paul Embrechts and Andreas Tsanakas
RiskLab, ETH Zurich, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich and The Business School (formerly Cass), City, University of London

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claims reserving, best-estimate reserves, run-off risks, risk margin, market value margin, one-year uncertainty, claims development result, market-consistent valuation

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Testing for Structural Changes in Exchange Rates Dependence Beyond Linear Correlation

The European Journal of Finance, Vol. 15, No. 7 & 8, pp. 619-37, 2009
Posted: 10 Sep 2010
Alexandra Dias and Paul Embrechts
University of York and Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich

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Change-point tests, conditional dependence, copula, GARCH, risk management

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Modeling Exchange Rate Dependence Dynamics at Different Time Horizons

Journal of International Money and Finance, Vol. 29, pp. 1687-1705, 2010
Posted: 10 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2011
Alexandra Dias and Paul Embrechts
University of York and Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich

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Foreign exchange rates, Multivariate time series, Copula-GARCH, Conditional dependence, Dynamic copula

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Linear Correlation and Evt: Properties and Caveats

Journal of Financial Econometrics, Vol. 7, Issue 1, pp. 30-39, 2009
Posted: 03 Jan 2009
Paul Embrechts
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich

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C02, C40, C65, G32, copulas, credit risk, dependence modeling, extreme value theory, linear correlation, subprime crisis, quantitative risk management, value-at-risk

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Extremes and Robustness: A Contradiction?

Financial Markets and Portfolio Management, Vol. 20, No. 1, pp. 103-118, 2006
Posted: 04 Apr 2006
Rosario Dell'Aquila and Paul Embrechts
ETH Zürich and Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich

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Robust statistics, robust estimation, M-estimator, extreme value theory, extreme value distributions, generalized Pareto distribution