Some Statistical Pitfalls In Copula Modeling For Financial Applications
AbstractIn this paper we discuss some statistical pitfalls that may occur in modeling cross-dependences with copulas in financial applications. In particular we focus on issues arising in the estimation and the empirical choice of copulas as well as in the design of time-dependent copulas.
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