Closed-Form Expressions for the Pricing of Weather Derivatives: Part 1 - the Expected Payoff
12 Pages Posted: 4 Oct 2003
Date Written: August 16, 2003
We derive closed-form expressions for the expected payoff of a number of types of weather derivative contract under the assumption of a normally distributed settlement index.
Keywords: weather, derivatives, weather derivatives, expected payoff, normal distribution, analytical solution, closed-form expression, weather options
JEL Classification: G12, G13
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