The mathematical community is celebrating The International Year of Statistics (Statistics2013) and the second edition of the workshop "Risk Analysis in Economics and Finance" joins this celebration by dedicating a special emphasis in the statistical aspects of risk. Our key speakers are leading experts presenting recent advances in the field.

Contributions are welcomed in any of the following topics:

-Calibration
-Copulas
-Model ambiguity
-Model validation
-Robustness

The event is jointly organized by the Department of Economics and Finance (UG) and CIMAT; it will take place at the University of Guanajuato, Department of Economics and Finance, from Monday 13 to Friday 17, May 2013.

Activities include:
Three-days panoramic lectures by
-Enrique Figueroa-Lopez (Purdue University)
Abstract
-Andreas E. Kyprianou, (University of Bath)
Abstract The first part of this course will be given during the Workshop, while the second part will be the next two weeks at CIMAT. For the second part it is not possible to provide any support, and those interested should be registered with Rosa Dávalos at rosa@cimat.mx
-Alexander J. McNeil (Heriot-Watt University)
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A two days introductory course on risk measures by L. Perez-Hernández (UG)
Conferences by researchers and practitioners on risk analysis and different aspects of statistics.

For further Conferences and Meetings consult also:
http://www.bachelierfinance.org/congresses/conferences.html
http://www.conference-service.com/conferences/mathematical-finance.html
http://mathfinance.blogspot.mx/
http://www.mathfin.nl/