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Ruin probability with Parisian delay for a spectrally negative L\'evy risk process

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  • Irmina Czarna
  • Zbigniew Palmowski
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    In this paper we analyze so-called Parisian ruin probability that happens when surplus process stays below zero longer than fixed amount of time $\zeta>0$. We focus on general spectrally negative L\'{e}vy insurance risk process. For this class of processes we identify expression for ruin probability in terms of some other quantities that could be possibly calculated explicitly in many models. We find its Cram\'{e}r-type and convolution-equivalent asymptotics when reserves tends to infinity. Finally, we analyze few explicit examples.

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    Date of creation: Mar 2010
    Date of revision: Apr 2010
    Handle: RePEc:arx:papers:1003.4299
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    1. Dufresne, Francois & Gerber, Hans U., 1991. "Risk theory for the compound Poisson process that is perturbed by diffusion," Insurance: Mathematics and Economics, Elsevier, vol. 10(1), pages 51-59, March.
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    3. Wang, Guojing, 2001. "A decomposition of the ruin probability for the risk process perturbed by diffusion," Insurance: Mathematics and Economics, Elsevier, vol. 28(1), pages 49-59, February.
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