Jan Obłój

University of Oxford - Mathematical Institute

Professor of Mathematics

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University of Oxford - Oxford-Man Institute of Quantitative Finance

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University of Oxford - Saint John's College

Tutor and Fellow in Mathematics

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Scholarly Papers (7)

The Incentives of Hedge Fund Fees and High-Water Marks

Boston U. School of Management Research Paper No. 2011-3
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 18 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2013
Paolo Guasoni and Jan Obłój
Boston University - Department of Mathematics and Statistics and University of Oxford - Mathematical Institute
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Abstract:

Hedge Funds, High-Water Marks, Performance Fees, Portfolio Choice, Incentives, Risk shifting

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Maximum Maximum of Martingales Given Marginals

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 01 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2013
Société Générale - Paris, France, University of Oxford - Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford and Ecole Polytechnique, Paris
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Optimal control, robust pricing and hedging, volatility uncertainty, optimal transportation, pathwise inequalities, lookback option

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Path-Dependent and Randomized Strategies in Barberis' Casino Gambling Model

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 08 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 16 Jun 2016
Xue Dong He, Sang Hu, Jan Obłój and Xun Yu Zhou
The Chinese University of Hong Kong - Department of Systems Engineering and Engineering Management, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen - School of Science and Engineering, University of Oxford - Mathematical Institute and Columbia University - Department of Industrial Engineering and Operations Research (IEOR)
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casino gambling; cumulative prospect theory; path-dependence; randomized strategies; quasi-convexity; optimal stopping

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Time-Consistent Investment Under Model Uncertainty: The Robust Forward Criteria

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 15 Nov 2013
Vienna University of Technology, University of Oxford - Mathematical Institute and University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business
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ambiguity averse portfolio selection, forward investment performance, time-consistency, robust control, model uncertainty, preferences amiguity

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The Numeraire Property and Long-Term Growth Optimality for Drawdown-Constrained Investments

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 30 Oct 2012
Boston University, University of Oxford - Mathematical Institute and University of Technology, Sydney (UTS) - School of Finance and Economics
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drawdown constraints, numeraire property, asymptotic growth, portfolio risk management

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Optimal Exit Time from Casino Gambling: Strategies of Pre-Committed and Naive Gamblers

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 31 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 28 Dec 2015
Xue Dong He, Sang Hu, Jan Obłój and Xun Yu Zhou
The Chinese University of Hong Kong - Department of Systems Engineering and Engineering Management, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen - School of Science and Engineering, University of Oxford - Mathematical Institute and Columbia University - Department of Industrial Engineering and Operations Research (IEOR)
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Abstract:

casino gambling, cumulative prospect theory, optimal stopping, pre-committed gamblers, naive gamblers, optimal strategies

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Arbitrage Bounds for Prices of Weighted Variance Swaps

Mathematical Finance, Vol. 24, Issue 4, pp. 821-854, 2014
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 24 Sep 2014
Mark Davis, Jan Obłój and Vimal S Raval
Imperial College London, University of Oxford - Mathematical Institute and Imperial College London - Department of Mathematics
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Abstract:

weighted variance swap, weak arbitrage, arbitrage conditions, model‐independent bounds, pathwise Itô calculus, semi‐infinite linear programming, fundamental theorem of asset pricing, model error