Optimal control of credit risk

by Didier Cossin

Publisher: Kluwer Academic Publishers in Boston

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  • Credit -- Management -- Mathematical models,
  • Risk management -- Mathematical models
  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [85]-93) and index

    Statementby Didier Cossin and Felipe M. Aparicio
    SeriesAdvances in computational management science -- v. 3
    ContributionsAparicio, Felipe M
    LC ClassificationsHG3751 .C674 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 101 p. :
    Number of Pages101
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17013315M
    ISBN 100792379381
    LC Control Number2001029191

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