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Risk Based Capital Allocation


  • Albrecht, Peter

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The present contribution reviews the procedures (absolute, incremental and marginal capital allocation) as well as the general principles (proportional allocation, covariance-principle, conditional expectation-principle, conditional value-at-risk principle, Euler-principle) for risk based capital allocation. The approaches discussed are applicable for the insurance case, the investment case and as well for credit risks.

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  • Albrecht, Peter, 2003. "Risk Based Capital Allocation," Sonderforschungsbereich 504 Publications 03-02, Sonderforschungsbereich 504, Universität Mannheim;Sonderforschungsbereich 504, University of Mannheim.
  • Handle: RePEc:xrs:sfbmaa:03-02 Note: Financial support from the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, SFB 504, at the University of Mannheim, is gratefully acknowledged.

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    1. John Y. Campbell & Robert J. Shiller, 2001. "Valuation Ratios and the Long-Run Stock Market Outlook: An Update," NBER Working Papers 8221, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
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