Term Structure of Interest Rates

The risk free rate on bonds is a very important quantity that allows calculation of premium values on bonds. This quantity of stochastic nature has been modeled with different degrees of sophistication. This paper reviews the major models utilized in the estimation of the risk free rate and gives an...

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Autor Principal: Stradi, Benito A.
Formato: Artículo
Idioma: Español
Publicado: 2015
Acceso en línea: http://revistas.ucr.ac.cr/index.php/matematica/article/view/257
http://hdl.handle.net/10669/12903
Sumario: The risk free rate on bonds is a very important quantity that allows calculation of premium values on bonds. This quantity of stochastic nature has been modeled with different degrees of sophistication. This paper reviews the major models utilized in the estimation of the risk free rate and gives an example of the behavior generated by one of these models.