By Francis X. Diebold, Glenn D. Rudebusch
Understanding the dynamic evolution of the yield curve is important to many monetary projects, together with pricing monetary resources and their derivatives, dealing with monetary threat, allocating portfolios, structuring monetary debt, undertaking financial coverage, and valuing capital items. regrettably, so much yield curve types are typically theoretically rigorous yet empirically disappointing, or empirically winning yet theoretically missing. during this ebook, Francis Diebold and Glenn Rudebusch suggest extensions of the vintage yield curve version of Nelson and Siegel which are either theoretically rigorous and empirically winning. the 1st extension is the dynamic Nelson-Siegel version (DNS), whereas the second one takes this dynamic model and makes it arbitrage-free (AFNS). Diebold and Rudebusch express how those versions are only a little various implementations of a unmarried unified method of dynamic yield curve modeling and forecasting. They emphasize either descriptive and efficient-markets elements, they pay unique realization to the hyperlinks among the yield curve and macroeconomic basics, and so they convey why DNS and AFNS are inclined to stay of lasting allure whilst replacement arbitrage-free versions are built.
Based at the Econometric and Tinbergen Institutes Lectures, Yield Curve Modeling and Forecasting comprises crucial instruments with superior software for lecturers, primary banks, governments, and industry.
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