Bernd Schwaab

European Central Bank (ECB) - Directorate General Research

Kaiserstrasse 29

D-60311 Frankfurt am Main

Germany

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Systemic Risk Diagnostics: Coincident Indicators and Early Warning Signals

ECB Working Paper No. 1327
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 19 Apr 2011
Bernd Schwaab, Siem Jan Koopman and Andre Lucas
European Central Bank (ECB) - Directorate General Research, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam - School of Business and Economics and VU Amsterdam - School of Business and Economics
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financial crisis, systemic risk, credit portfolio models, frailty-correlated defaults, state space methods

Systemic Risk Diagnostics: Coincident Indicators and Early Warning Signals

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 10-104/DSF 2
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 03 Dec 2010
Bernd Schwaab, Siem Jan Koopman and Andre Lucas
European Central Bank (ECB) - Directorate General Research, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam - School of Business and Economics and VU Amsterdam - School of Business and Economics
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financial crisis, systemic risk, credit portfolio models, frailty-correlated defaults, state space methods

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Assessing Asset Purchases within the ECB’s Securities Markets Programme

ECB Working Paper No. 1587
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 13 Sep 2013
Fabian Eser and Bernd Schwaab
European Central Bank (ECB) and European Central Bank (ECB) - Directorate General Research
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Central bank asset purchases, European Central Bank, Securities Markets Programme, effectiveness of non-standard monetary policy measures

Modeling Financial Sector Joint Tail Risk in the Euro Area

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 13-063/IV/DSF56
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 18 May 2013 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2014
Andre Lucas, Bernd Schwaab and Xin Zhang
VU Amsterdam - School of Business and Economics, European Central Bank (ECB) - Directorate General Research and Sveriges Riksbank - Research Division
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systemic risk; dynamic equicorrelation; generalized hyperbolic distribution; law of large numbers; large portfolio approximation.

Modeling Financial Sector Joint Tail Risk in the Euro Area

Riksbank Research Paper Series No. 132, Sveriges Riksbank Working Paper Series No. 308
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 22 Dec 2015
Andre Lucas, Bernd Schwaab and Xin Zhang
VU Amsterdam - School of Business and Economics, European Central Bank (ECB) - Directorate General Research and Sveriges Riksbank - Research Division
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dynamic equicorrelation, generalized hyperbolic distribution, law of large numbers, large portfolio approximation

Modeling Financial Sector Joint Tail Risk in the Euro Area

ECB Working Paper No. 1837
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 26 Aug 2015
Andre Lucas, Bernd Schwaab and Xin Zhang
VU Amsterdam - School of Business and Economics, European Central Bank (ECB) - Directorate General Research and Sveriges Riksbank - Research Division
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Dynamic panel data; Time-invariant variables; Two-stage estimation; System GMM; Dynamic gravity equation

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Conditional Probabilities for Euro Area Sovereign Default Risk

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper No. 11-176/2/DSF29
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 14 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 29 Jun 2012
Andre Lucas, Bernd Schwaab and Xin Zhang
VU Amsterdam - School of Business and Economics, European Central Bank (ECB) - Directorate General Research and Sveriges Riksbank - Research Division
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sovereign credit risk, higher order moments, time-varying parameters, financial stability

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Macro, Frailty, and Contagion Effects in Defaults: Lessons from the 2008 Credit Crisis

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 10-004/2
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 27 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 05 Sep 2010
Siem Jan Koopman, Andre Lucas and Bernd Schwaab
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam - School of Business and Economics, VU Amsterdam - School of Business and Economics and European Central Bank (ECB) - Directorate General Research
Downloads 249 (114,787)
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financial crisis, default risk, credit portfolio models, frailty-correlated defaults, state space methods, doubly stochastic default times

Bank to Sovereign Risk Spillovers Across Borders: Evidence from the ECB's Comprehensive Assessment

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 29 May 2015 Last Revised: 27 Nov 2017
Johannes H. Breckenfelder and Bernd Schwaab
European Central Bank (ECB) - Financial Research and European Central Bank (ECB) - Directorate General Research
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bank-sovereign nexus, risk spillovers, stress test, European Central Bank, Comprehensive Assessment

Bank to Sovereign Risk Spillovers Across Borders: Evidence from the ECB's Comprehensive Assessment

ECB Working Paper No. 2193
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 07 Nov 2018
Johannes H. Breckenfelder and Bernd Schwaab
European Central Bank (ECB) - Financial Research and European Central Bank (ECB) - Directorate General Research
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bank-sovereign nexus, risk spillovers, stress test, European Central Bank, Comprehensive Assessment

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Modeling Frailty-Correlated Defaults Using Many Macroeconomic Covariates

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 12 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2010
Siem Jan Koopman, Andre Lucas and Bernd Schwaab
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam - School of Business and Economics, VU Amsterdam - School of Business and Economics and European Central Bank (ECB) - Directorate General Research
Downloads 141 (192,787)
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Non-Gaussian Panel Data, Common Factors, Unobserved Components, Forecasting

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Forecasting Cross-Sections of Frailty-Correlated Default

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper No. 08-029/4
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 25 Mar 2008
Siem Jan Koopman, Andre Lucas and Bernd Schwaab
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam - School of Business and Economics, VU Amsterdam - School of Business and Economics and European Central Bank (ECB) - Directorate General Research
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Non-Gaussian Panel Data, Common Factors, Unobserved Components, Forecasting Conditional Default Probabilities

Observation Driven Mixed-Measurement Dynamic Factor Models with an Application to Credit Risk

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 11-042/DSF 16
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 22 Feb 2011
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business - Econometrics and Statistics, European Central Bank (ECB) - Directorate General Research, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam - School of Business and Economics and VU Amsterdam - School of Business and Economics
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panel data, loss given default, default risk, dynamic beta density, dynamic ordered probit, dynamic factor model

Observation Driven Mixed-Measurement Dynamic Factor Models with an Application to Credit Risk

ECB Working Paper No. 1626
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 04 Jan 2014
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business - Econometrics and Statistics, European Central Bank (ECB) - Directorate General Research, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam - School of Business and Economics and VU Amsterdam - School of Business and Economics
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panel data; loss given default; default risk; dynamic beta density; dynamic ordered probit; dynamic factor model

Do Negative Interest Rates Make Banks Less Safe?

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers, 2017
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 26 Apr 2017
Luiss Guido Carli, Department of Economics and Finance, VU Amsterdam - School of Business and Economics, Tinbergen Institute and European Central Bank (ECB) - Directorate General Research
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negative interest rates, bank business model, systemic risk, unconventional monetary policy measures

Do Negative Interest Rates Make Banks Less Safe?

ECB Working Paper No. 2098
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 14 Sep 2017
Luiss Guido Carli, Department of Economics and Finance, VU Amsterdam - School of Business and Economics, Tinbergen Institute and European Central Bank (ECB) - Directorate General Research
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negative interest rates, bank business model, systemic risk, unconventional monetary policy measures

The Information in Systemic Risk Rankings

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 15-070/III/94
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 03 Jun 2015
Luiss Guido Carli, Department of Economics and Finance, European Central Bank (ECB) - Directorate General Research, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam - School of Business and Economics and VU Amsterdam - School of Business and Economics
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systemic risk contribution, risk rankings, forecast combination, financial regulation, banking supervision

The Information in Systemic Risk Rankings

ECB Working Paper No. 1875
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 21 Jan 2016
Luiss Guido Carli, Department of Economics and Finance, European Central Bank (ECB) - Directorate General Research, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam - School of Business and Economics and VU Amsterdam - School of Business and Economics
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systemic risk contribution, risk rankings, forecast combination, financial regulation, banking supervision

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A Dynamic Yield Curve Model with Stochastic Volatility and Non-Gaussian Interactions: An Empirical Study of Non-Standard Monetary Policy in the Euro Area

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 14-071/III
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 21 Jun 2014
Geert Mesters, Bernd Schwaab and Siem Jan Koopman
VU University Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, European Central Bank (ECB) - Directorate General Research and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam - School of Business and Economics
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dynamic Nelson-Siegel models, Central bank asset purchases, non-Gaussian, state space methods, importance sampling, European Central Bank

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Conditional Euro Area Sovereign Default Risk

Riksbank Research Paper Series No. 100, Sveriges Riksbank Working Paper Series No. 269
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 15 Aug 2013
Andre Lucas, Bernd Schwaab and Xin Zhang
VU Amsterdam - School of Business and Economics, European Central Bank (ECB) - Directorate General Research and Sveriges Riksbank - Research Division
Downloads 65 (321,957)
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sovereign credit risk, higher order moments, time-varying parameters, financial stability

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Dynamic Factor Models with Macro, Frailty and Industry Effects for US Default Counts: The Credit Crisis of 2008

ECB Working Paper No. 1459
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 20 Aug 2012
Siem Jan Koopman, Andre Lucas and Bernd Schwaab
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam - School of Business and Economics, VU Amsterdam - School of Business and Economics and European Central Bank (ECB) - Directorate General Research
Downloads 58 (340,741)
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financial crisis, default risk, credit portfolio models, frailty-correlated defaults, state space methods

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Global Credit Risk: World, Country and Industry Factors

ECB Working Paper No. 1922
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 19 Jun 2016
Bernd Schwaab, Siem Jan Koopman and Andre Lucas
European Central Bank (ECB) - Directorate General Research, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam - School of Business and Economics and VU Amsterdam - School of Business and Economics
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systematic default risk, credit portfolio models, frailty-correlated defaults, international default risk cycles, state-space methods

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Bank Business Models at Zero Interest Rates

ECB Working Paper No. 2084
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 04 Jul 2017
Andre Lucas, Julia Schaumburg and Bernd Schwaab
VU Amsterdam - School of Business and Economics, Tinbergen Institute and European Central Bank (ECB) - Directorate General Research
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Bank Business Models; Clustering; Finite Mixture Model; Score-Driven Model; Low Interest Rate

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Bank Business Models at Zero Interest Rates

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 16-066/IV
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 30 Aug 2016
Andre Lucas, Julia Schaumburg and Bernd Schwaab
VU Amsterdam - School of Business and Economics, Tinbergen Institute and European Central Bank (ECB) - Directorate General Research
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bank business models, clustering, finite mixture model, score-driven model, low interest rates

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Conditional and Joint Credit Risk

ECB Working Paper No. 1621
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 14 Dec 2013
Andre Lucas, Bernd Schwaab and Xin Zhang
VU Amsterdam - School of Business and Economics, European Central Bank (ECB) - Directorate General Research and Sveriges Riksbank - Research Division
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sovereign credit risk; higher order moments; time-varying parameters; financial stability