Risk, Value and Default (Hardcover)

Risk, Value and Default By Oliviero Roggi, Alessandro Giannozzi (Editor) Cover Image
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This is book number 8 in the World Scientific Series in Finance series.


Scholars and practitioners have known for a long time that risk plays an important, indeed central, role in determining the appropriate discount rate to be used in a sophisticated valuation model. In today's world, however, the very risk of survival, especially for financial institutions, is essential to the health of the world's capital markets and their impact on the global economy.

Risk, Value and Default is a vital text for understanding the interaction between enterprise risk management with corporate valuation and corporate default. The book seeks to explore the interaction between the risk of default and enterprise risk, and their joint impact on firm valuation. It aims to address the problem of how corporations should deal with risk and how they can maximize shareholder value. It also examines various conceptual ways to measure risk, thereby bridging the gap between theoretical concepts and pragmatic application.

The book combines sound conceptual analytics and empirical tools to provide useful information and tangible guidelines for firms, risk managers and financial analysts and advisors. Scholars and professionals with an interest in risk management, and managers, owners, creditors and potential investors in enterprises will find Risk, Value and Default a particularly useful guide to understanding the relationship between risk generation, risk management and corporate value and default from an interdisciplinary perspective.

Product Details
ISBN: 9789814641715
ISBN-10: 9814641715
Publisher: World Scientific Publishing Company
Publication Date: September 6th, 2015
Pages: 168
Language: English
Series: World Scientific Series in Finance