Principles of Copula Theory
This book presents a much-needed synthesis of recent research on copulas, a statistical tool widely used in applications in financial risk assessment and actuarial analysis. The text provides an overview of the mathematical properties of copulas with an emphasis on recent developments. It contains numerous examples using real data, especially from finance and insurance. This unique resource not only provides up-to-date information on this growing field, but it also covers the multidimensional case.