Special Issue "Recent Developments of Financial Econometrics"


A special issue of Econometrics (ISSN 2225-1146).

Deadline for manuscript submissions: 30 July 2015

Special Issue Editors

Guest Editor
Dr. Fredj Jawadi
University of Evry Val d’Essonne, 2 rue Facteur Cheval, Baîtment La Poste, Bureau 226 Evry 91025, France
Website: https://sites.google.com/site/wwwfredjjawadicom/
E-Mail: fredj.jawadi@univ-evry.fr
Interests: Applied econometrics; Nonlinear Dynamics; financial econometrics and financial macroeconomics

Guest Editor
Prof. Dr. Tony S. Wirjanto
1 School of Accounting & Finance (SAF), Faculty of Arts, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada N2L 3G1, Canada
2 Department of Statistics & Actuarial Science (SAS), Faculty of Mathematics, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada N2L 3G1, Canada
Website: http://artsonline.uwaterloo.ca/safprofile/view_profile.php?id=45
E-Mail: twirjant@uwaterloo.ca
Interests: econometrics and statistics; financial econometrics and financial statistics; financial time series; mathematical finance; finance

Special Issue Information

Dear Colleagues,

In the aftermath of the 2008/2009 global financial crises, several international capital markets experienced severe losses. In order to limit these losses and improve risk control, the financial market authorities adopted new regulatory measures to strengthen the financial systems, control algorithm and flash trading, improve market organization, and advance risk management. The availability of high frequency market data and the development of recent econometric models are of real interest in assessing the efficiency of these new regulatory measures and to test their appropriateness. Moreover, this can also help identify the main characteristics of the financial market data, resolve the issues raised by high frequency data, improve the understanding of price formation, and assess the risk dynamics.

In the light of this, we are delighted to inform that the 2nd International Workshop on “Financial Markets and Nonlinear Dynamics” (FMND) will be held in Paris on June 4–5, 2015. The aim of the workshop is to discuss innovative modelling approaches that can serve as valuable frameworks to deal with these issues, with a particular interest for nonlinear models. The workshop aims at bringing together academics and professionals (economists, financiers, and econometricians) to discuss these issues and to present their recent theoretical and empirical findings. It will also serve as a valuable platform for discussing innovative and thought provoking ideas on nonlinear high frequency data modelling. For more information, please refer to www.fmnd.fr.

The special issue aims to publish papers that might include (but are not restricted to) theoretical, experimental and empirical research in the following areas:

  • Financial Econometrics
  • Threshold Modeling
  • Switching Regime Models
  • GARCH Modeling
  • Copula Techniques
  • Simulation Methods
  • Non Parametric Models
  • Dynamic Conditional Moments
  • Bayesian Analysis

Dr. Fredj Jawadi
Prof. Dr. Tony S. Wirjanto
Guest Editors


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Reference Literature for this Special Issue

Gourieroux, C.; Monfort, A.; Pegoraro, F.; Renne, J.-P. Regime switching and bond pricing. J. Financ. Econom. 2014, 12, 237–277.

Published Papers

No papers have been published in this special issue yet.

Last update: 12 September 2014

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