Pagliarani, Stefano and Pascucci, Andrea (2011): Analytical approximation of the transition density in a local volatility model.

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Abstract
We present a simplified approach to the analytical approximation of the transition density related to a general local volatility model. The methodology is sufficiently flexible to be extended to timedependent coefficients, multidimensional stochastic volatility models, degenerate parabolic PDEs related to Asian options and also to include jumps.
Item Type:  MPRA Paper 

Original Title:  Analytical approximation of the transition density in a local volatility model 
English Title:  Analytical approximation of the transition density in a local volatility model 
Language:  English 
Keywords:  option pricing, analytical approximation, local volatility 
Subjects:  G  Financial Economics > G1  General Financial Markets > G12  Asset Pricing; Trading volume; Bond Interest Rates 
Item ID:  31107 
Depositing User:  Andrea Pascucci 
Date Deposited:  26. May 2011 09:37 
Last Modified:  13. Feb 2013 12:23 
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