場所:東京大学経済学研究科棟 地下1階 第1教室

スピーカー:Oldrich Vasicek 博士
Special Advisor, Moody's KMV
演題:Models of the Term Structure of Interest Rates

Dr. Oldrich Alfons Vasicek is a founding partner of KMV Corporation and a Special Advisor to Moody's KMV. In his early career, he was a Vice President in the Management Science Department of Wells Fargo Bank. His academic career included teaching graduate finance at the University of Rochester, the University of California at Berkeley, and at Ecole Superieure des Sciences Economiques et Commerciales (ESSEC) in France. A native of the Czech Republic, he holds a Ph.D. in probability theory from Charles University in Prague. Dr. Vasicek works in mathematical finance, particularly on development of quantitative models of firms, financial instruments and financial markets. He has published over 30 articles in financial and mathematical journals and has received a number of honors, including the Graham and Dodd Award, the Roger F. Murray Prize, the Award of the Institute for Quantitative Research in Finance, the IAFE Financial Engineer of the Year Award, and the Risk Magazine Lifetime Achievement Award. He has been inducted into the Derivatives Strategy Hall of Fame, the Fixed Income Analysts Society Hall of Fame, and the Risk Magazine Hall of Fame. His theory of the term structure of interest rates is generally recognized as a genesis of that field in finance.