A Conference in Honour of Walter Schachermayer — Vienna University, July 12-16, 2010

Invited Talks

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Bank, Peter (TU Berlin, DE)
"Convex Duality and Intertemporal Consumption Choice"
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Barndorff-Nielsen, Ole E. (University of Aarhus, DK)
"Ambit Processes: Aspects of Theory and Applications"
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Björk, Tomas (Stockholm School of Economics, SE)
"Time inconsistent stochastic control"
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Cancelled: Bühlmann, Hans (ETH Zurich, CH)
"On the Prudence of the Actuary and the Courage of the Entrepreneur (Gambler)"

Campi, Luciano (University Paris-Dauphine, FR)
"Efficient trading strategies in financial markets with proportional transaction costs "
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Carmona, René (Princeton University, USA)
"T.B.A."

Cooper, James B. (Johannes Kepler Universität Linz, AT)
"What is a quantum field? or How to do analysis in the space of observables"

Davis, Mark (Imperial College London, UK)
"Arbitrage Bounds for Weighted Variance Swap Prices"
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Delbaen, Freddy (ETH Zurich, CH)
"Mod-φ convergence and applications"

El Karoui, Nicole (École Polytechnique, Palaiseau, FR)
"An Exact Representation of Non Linear Utility Stochastic PDEs"
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Embrechts, Paul (ETH Zurich, CH)
"From financial mathematics to quantitative risk management"
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Émery, Michel (University of Strasbourg, FR)
"Effectivity in proofs that some filtrations are generated by Brownian motions"

Filipović, Damir (Swiss Finance Institute, École Polytechnique Fédéral de Lausanne, CH)
NEW (different talk): "Equivalent Measure Changes for Jump-Diffusions"
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Originally planned: "Quadratic Variance Swap Models: Theory and Evidence"

Cancelled: Föllmer, Hans (Humboldt Universität zu Berlin, DE)
"Asymptotic Arbitrage, Large Deviations, and Model Ambiguity"

Friz, Peter (TU and WIAS Berlin, DE)
"Ordinary, partial and backward stochastic differential equations driven by rough signals"
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Ghoussoub, Nassif (University of British Columbia and Banff International Research Station, Vancouver, CA)
"Self-dual Variational Calculus"
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Guasoni, Paolo (University of Boston, USA)
"Relaxed Utility Maximization"
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Jouini, Elyčs (CEREMADE et Institut de Finance Dauphine, FR)
"Financial Markets Equilibrium with Heterogeneous Agents"

Kallsen, Jan (Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel, DE)
"On shadow prices in portfolio optimization"

Karatzas, Ioannis (Columbia University, New York, USA)
"Probabilistic Aspects of Arbitrage"
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Kramkov, Dmitry (Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, USA)
"On financial models with price impact"
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Kusuoka, Shigeo (University of Tokyo, JP)
"Numerical Computation of Expectation of Diffusion Processes"

Kwapień, Stanisław (University of Warsaw, PL)
"On Hoeffding Decomposition in Lp"
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Müller, Paul (Johannes Kepler Universität Linz, AT)
"Conditioned Brownian Motion and Uniform square function estimates."
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Orihuela, José (Universidad de Murcia, ES)
"Interplay between Functional Analysis, Optimality and Risk"
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Preiss, David (University of Warwick, UK)
"Differentiability problems in Banach spaces"
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Protter, Philip E. (Cornell University, New York, USA)
"Absolutely Continuous Compensators"
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Rásonyi, Miklós (University of Edinburgh, UK)
"Large deviations and asymptotic arbitrage"
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Rogers, Chris (University of Cambridge, UK)
"Least-Action Filtering"
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Schütt, Carsten (Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel, DE)
"On the Santalo point"

Sîrbu, Mihai (University of Texas at Austin, USA)
"Optimal investment with high-watermark performance fee"
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Soner, Mete (ETH Zurich, CH)
"Liquidity based models and problems"

Tompkins, Robert (Frankfurt School of Finance & Management, DE)
"Potential PCA Interpretation Problems for Volatility Smile Dynamics"
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Touzi, Nizar (École Polytechnique, Palaiseau, FR)
"Model independent bound for option pricing: a stochastic control aproach"

Yor, Marc (Université Pierre et Marie Curie Paris VI, FR)
"A new look at and extensions of Bougerol's identity"
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Zariphopoulou, Thaleia (University of Texas at Austin, USA)
"Initial investment choice and optimal future allocations"