A network of business relations to model counterparty risk
AbstractThis contribution presents a network of interdependent firms in which the spatial diffusion of the business relations is described by an entropy spatial interaction model. This network is used in a credit risk model in order to take into account the counterparty risk and describe the resulting contagion effects.
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Length: 10 pages
Date of creation: Nov 2008
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credit risk contagion; networks; counterparty risk; entropy spatial models;
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This paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-ALL-2008-11-25 (All new papers)
- NEP-NET-2008-11-25 (Network Economics)
- NEP-RMG-2008-11-25 (Risk Management)
- NEP-URE-2008-11-25 (Urban & Real Estate Economics)
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