Sanjay K. Nawalkha

University of Massachusetts Amherst - Isenberg School of Management

Professor and Finance Area Head

Amherst, MA 01003-4910

United States

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Scholarly Papers (36)

1.

Term Structure Estimation

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 21 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2016
Sanjay K. Nawalkha and Gloria M. Soto
University of Massachusetts Amherst - Isenberg School of Management and University of Murcia - Faculty of Business and Economics
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interest rates, term structure, bonds, fixed income, Excel

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A Practical Guide to Arbitrage-Free Pricing Using Martingales

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 22 Jul 2007
Sanjay K. Nawalkha and Natalia Beliaeva
University of Massachusetts Amherst - Isenberg School of Management and Suffolk University - Department of Finance
Downloads 1,717 (9,187)

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arbitrage-free pricing, valuation, martingales, Arrow-Debreu prices, riskneutral measure, forward measure, stochastic discount factor, pricing kernel, Radon-Nikodym derivative, Girsanov theorem, Feynman Kac theorem

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Managing Interest Rate Risk: The Next Challenge?

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 26 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2012
Sanjay K. Nawalkha and Gloria M. Soto
University of Massachusetts Amherst - Isenberg School of Management and University of Murcia - Faculty of Business and Economics
Downloads 1,391 (12,904)

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interest rate risk, duration, convexity, key rate, inflation

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Common Misunderstandings Concerning Duration and Convexity

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 06 Apr 2007
Timothy Falcon Crack and Sanjay K. Nawalkha
University of Otago - Department of Accountancy and Finance and University of Massachusetts Amherst - Isenberg School of Management
Downloads 1,326 (13,903)
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Duration, Convexity, Bond return, Bond price, yield

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The LIBOR/SABR Market Models: A Critical Review

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 26 Dec 2009
Sanjay K. Nawalkha
University of Massachusetts Amherst - Isenberg School of Management
Downloads 1,072 (19,217)
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LIBOR Market model, LMM, SABR, Affine, Quadratic, Short Rate Models

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Multifactor Models for Managing Interest Rate Risk

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 06 Sep 2008
Sanjay K. Nawalkha and Gloria M. Soto
University of Massachusetts Amherst - Isenberg School of Management and University of Murcia - Faculty of Business and Economics
Downloads 1,049 (19,835)

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interest rate, yield curve, fixed income, duration, immunization, portfolio strategy

What Interest Rate Models to Use? Buy Side Versus Sell Side

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 12 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2011
Sanjay K. Nawalkha and Riccardo Rebonato
University of Massachusetts Amherst - Isenberg School of Management and Royal Bank of Scotland
Downloads 1,027 (20,130)
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Interest rate models, affine, quadratic, LMM, SABR, caps, swaptions

What Interest Rate Models to Use? Buy Side Versus Sell Side

Journal Of Investment Management (JOIM), Third Quarter 2011
Posted: 24 Aug 2011
Sanjay K. Nawalkha and Riccardo Rebonato
University of Massachusetts Amherst - Isenberg School of Management and Royal Bank of Scotland

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LMM-SABR model, interest rate models, affine models, quadratic models, caps, swaptions

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Is the Arbitrage Pricing Theory Dead?

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 07 May 2007
Sanjay K. Nawalkha
University of Massachusetts Amherst - Isenberg School of Management
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Asset pricing, APT, Arbitrage pricing theory, Multibeta CAPM, ICAPM, Factor models, Fama and French model

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Convexity, Risk, and Returns

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 30 Apr 2007
Nelson Lacey and Sanjay K. Nawalkha
University of Massachusetts at Amherst and University of Massachusetts Amherst - Isenberg School of Management
Downloads 971 (22,263)
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Convexity, risk, immunization, bonds, M-Square, hedging

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Efficient Trees for CIR and CEV Short Rate Models

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 29 Mar 2007
Sanjay K. Nawalkha and Natalia Beliaeva
University of Massachusetts Amherst - Isenberg School of Management and Suffolk University - Department of Finance
Downloads 961 (22,579)
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Trees, Binomial, Trinomial, American options, CIR, Cox Ingersoll and Ross, Constant Elasticity of Variance, Short rate, caps, interest rate

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The Progeny of CAPM

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 01 Mar 2007
Sanjay K. Nawalkha and Christopher Schwarz
University of Massachusetts Amherst - Isenberg School of Management and University of California at Irvine
Downloads 952 (22,902)
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APT, CAPM, Multifactor Models, Beta, Asset Pricing

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Dynamic Term Structure Modeling: The Preface

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 30 Jul 2007
Sanjay K. Nawalkha, Natalia Beliaeva and Gloria M. Soto
University of Massachusetts Amherst - Isenberg School of Management, Suffolk University - Department of Finance and University of Murcia - Faculty of Business and Economics
Downloads 793 (29,710)
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term structure models, caps, swaptions, credit default swaps, credit derivatives

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Pricing American Interest Rate Options Under the Jump-Extended CIR and CEV Short Rate Models

Number of pages: 73 Posted: 16 May 2007
Natalia Beliaeva, Sanjay K. Nawalkha and Gloria M. Soto
Suffolk University - Department of Finance, University of Massachusetts Amherst - Isenberg School of Management and University of Murcia - Faculty of Business and Economics
Downloads 520 (52,017)
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Interest rate models, Term structure models, Jumps, CIR, CEV, Trees

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Interest Rate Sensitivities of Bond Risk Measures

Financial Analysts Journal, Vol. 56, No. 1, 2000
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 02 Feb 2009
Timothy Falcon Crack and Sanjay K. Nawalkha
University of Otago - Department of Accountancy and Finance and University of Massachusetts Amherst - Isenberg School of Management
Downloads 464 (60,045)
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bond risk measures, duration, convexity, term structure, M-square

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The M-Vector Model: Derivation and Testing of Extensions to M-Square

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 12 Apr 2007
Sanjay K. Nawalkha and Donald R. Chambers
University of Massachusetts Amherst - Isenberg School of Management and Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst Association (CAIA)
Downloads 457 (61,179)
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Interest Rate Risk, Duration, Convexity, M-Square, M-Vector, Duration Vector

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An Improved Approach to Computing Implied Volatility

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 02 Feb 2009
Donald R. Chambers and Sanjay K. Nawalkha
Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst Association (CAIA) and University of Massachusetts Amherst - Isenberg School of Management
Downloads 375 (76,764)
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An Improved Approach to Computing Implied Volatility

Financial Review, August 2001 Symposium Issue
Posted: 08 Nov 2002
Donald R. Chambers and Sanjay K. Nawalkha
Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst Association (CAIA) and University of Massachusetts Amherst - Isenberg School of Management

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Arbitrage and Equilibrium Foundations of the Duration Risk Measure

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 09 Apr 2007
Sanjay K. Nawalkha
University of Massachusetts Amherst - Isenberg School of Management
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Interest Rate Risk, Systematic Risk, Duration, Convexity, Bond beta, ICAPM, HJM

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Generalized M-Vector Models for Hedging Interest Rate Risk

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 09 Jul 2007
Sanjay K. Nawalkha, Gloria M. Soto and Jun Zhang
University of Massachusetts Amherst - Isenberg School of Management, University of Murcia - Faculty of Business and Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 321 (92,473)
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immunization, duration, interest rate, risk management, fixed income

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An Improved Immunization Strategy: M-Absolute

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 30 Jan 2009
Sanjay K. Nawalkha and Donald R. Chambers
University of Massachusetts Amherst - Isenberg School of Management and Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst Association (CAIA)
Downloads 318 (93,439)
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Duration, Convexity, M-Absolute, M-Square, Interest Rate Risk, Hedging

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The Duration Vector: a Continuous-Time Extension to Default-Free Interest Rate Contingent Claims

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 30 Apr 2007
Sanjay K. Nawalkha
University of Massachusetts Amherst - Isenberg School of Management
Downloads 317 (93,756)
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Interest rate risk, duration vector, options, calls, puts, callable bonds, puttable bonds, hedging, Merton

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Simple Formulas for Financial Analysts for Pricing Zero-Dividend and Positive-Dividend Stocks

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 30 Mar 2007
Sanjay K. Nawalkha
University of Massachusetts Amherst - Isenberg School of Management
Downloads 317 (93,756)

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Stock Valuation; Dividend discount model, Franchise factor model, Residual income model, EVA model.

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The LIBOR Market Model: A Critical Review

Number of pages: 65 Posted: 29 Apr 2009
Sanjay K. Nawalkha
University of Massachusetts Amherst - Isenberg School of Management
Downloads 288 (104,086)

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LIBOR market model, affine and quadratic models, interest rate models, caps, swaptions

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The Binomial Model and Risk Neutrality: Some Important Details

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 21 Sep 2008
Sanjay K. Nawalkha and Donald R. Chambers
University of Massachusetts Amherst - Isenberg School of Management and Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst Association (CAIA)
Downloads 287 (104,479)
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binomial model, risk-neutrality, martingale valuation, options, trees

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A New Taxonomy of the Dynamic Term Structure Models

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 11 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2010
Sanjay K. Nawalkha, Natalia Beliaeva and Gloria M. Soto
University of Massachusetts Amherst - Isenberg School of Management, Suffolk University - Department of Finance and University of Murcia - Faculty of Business and Economics
Downloads 277 (108,478)
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Affine models, quadratic models, HJM models, LIBOR/SABR models, Single-Plus models, Double-Plus models, Triple-Plus models, new taxonomy

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A Contingent Claims Analysis of the Interest Rate Risk Characteristics of Corporate Liabilities

Financial Management Association International Annual Meeting, October 1995, New York
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 30 Apr 2007
Sanjay K. Nawalkha
University of Massachusetts Amherst - Isenberg School of Management
Downloads 265 (113,661)
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Interest rate risk, stocks, bonds, duration, Merton, Vasicek

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Transform Analysis for Pricing American Options Under Low-Dimensional Stochastic Volatility Models

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 28 Dec 2009
Natalia Beliaeva and Sanjay K. Nawalkha
Suffolk University - Department of Finance and University of Massachusetts Amherst - Isenberg School of Management
Downloads 187 (159,513)
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American options, numerical methods, trees, Stocahstic volatility, jumps, SVJ

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Closed-Form Solutions of Convexity and M-Square

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 23 May 2009
Sanjay K. Nawalkha, Nelson Lacey and Thomas Schneeweis
University of Massachusetts Amherst - Isenberg School of Management, University of Massachusetts at Amherst and University of Massachusetts Amherst - Isenberg School of Management
Downloads 157 (185,882)
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bond convexity, M-square, interest rates, immunization, interest rate risk

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Pricing American Interest Rate Options Under the Jump-Extended Constant-Elasticity-of-Variance Short Rate Models

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 27 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2011
Natalia Beliaeva and Sanjay K. Nawalkha
Suffolk University - Department of Finance and University of Massachusetts Amherst - Isenberg School of Management
Downloads 150 (193,153)
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CEV Short Rate Models, American interest rate options, CIR short rate model, Jump-diffusion processes, Longstaff and Schwartz LSM approach

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Closed-Form Solutions of Higher Order Duration Measures

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 14 May 2009
Sanjay K. Nawalkha and Nelson Lacey
University of Massachusetts Amherst - Isenberg School of Management and University of Massachusetts at Amherst
Downloads 148 (195,331)
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Duration, interest rate hedging, immunization, term structure, bonds

A Multibeta Representation Theorem for Linear Asset Pricing Theories

American Finance Association Meeting, Chicago, January 1998
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 30 Apr 2007
Sanjay K. Nawalkha
University of Massachusetts Amherst - Isenberg School of Management
Downloads 126 (222,817)
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Asset pricing, APT, Multibeta CAPM, Factor models, Fama and French

A Multibeta Representation Theorem for Linear Asset Pricing Theories

Journal of Financial Economics, Vol. 46, No. 3, pp. 357-381, 1997
Posted: 23 Mar 2007
Sanjay K. Nawalkha
University of Massachusetts Amherst - Isenberg School of Management

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Asset pricing, APT, Multibeta CAPM, Factor models

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Face Value Convergence for Stochastic Bond Price Processes: A Note on Merton's Partial Equilibrium Option Pricing Model

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 25 Apr 2009
Sanjay K. Nawalkha
University of Massachusetts Amherst - Isenberg School of Management
Downloads 110 (245,203)
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Bond options, Face value convergence, Contingent claims

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A Simple Approach to Pricing American Options Under the Heston Stochastic Volatility Model

Posted: 21 May 2019
Natalia Beliaeva and Sanjay K. Nawalkha
Suffolk University - Department of Finance and University of Massachusetts Amherst - Isenberg School of Management

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Heston, options, stochastic volatility, American options, trees

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Yields versus Expected Returns of Corporate Bonds: Some Unexpected Results

Posted: 23 Oct 2017
Natalia Beliaeva, Rachel Koh and Sanjay K. Nawalkha
Suffolk University - Department of Finance, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Isenberg School of Management, Department of Finance and University of Massachusetts Amherst - Isenberg School of Management

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Bonds, Yields, Expected Returns, Merton, Collin-Dufresne, Callable, Convertible

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Pricing Eurodollar/Euribor Futures Using Preference-Free Multifactor Affine and Quadratic Models

Posted: 07 May 2007 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2016
Natalia Beliaeva, Sanjay K. Nawalkha and Gloria M. Soto
Suffolk University - Department of Finance, University of Massachusetts Amherst - Isenberg School of Management and University of Murcia - Faculty of Business and Economics

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Eurodollar futures, Euribor futures, Interest rate models, Term structure models, Affine, Quadratic, Convexity bias

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Pricing Credit Default Swaps Using Preference-Free Multifactor Affine and Quadratic Models

Posted: 07 May 2007 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2016
Natalia Beliaeva, Sanjay K. Nawalkha and Gloria M. Soto
Suffolk University - Department of Finance, University of Massachusetts Amherst - Isenberg School of Management and University of Murcia - Faculty of Business and Economics

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credit default swaps, CDS, reduced form models, interest rate models, term structure models, affine, quadratic

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Pricing American Interest Rate Options Under the Jump-Extended Vasicek Model

Posted: 01 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 21 May 2019
Natalia Beliaeva, Sanjay K. Nawalkha and Gloria M. Soto
Suffolk University - Department of Finance, University of Massachusetts Amherst - Isenberg School of Management and University of Murcia - Faculty of Business and Economics

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Bond options, Interest Rate Trees, Jumps, Vasicek Model, American options