Stochastic Calculus

Syllabus

Conditional Expectation. Discrete-time martingales. Brownian motion. Continuous-time martingales. Itô integral. Itô formula. Stochastic Differential Equations. Martingale Representation. Feynman-Kac Representation. Change of measure and Girsanov theory.

Bibliography
  • Steele , J. M. (2012). Stochastic Calculus and Financial Applications . Springer. 

  • Grimmett, G. R. and Stirzaker, D. R.  (2001). Probability and Random Processes.  Oxford.

  • Zhang, J. (2018) Backward Stochastic Differential Equations. Springer.

Exams and Anouncements
  • P1 (matéria: esperança condicional, martingais, movimento Bronwiano, integral de Itô)

  • P2 (matéria: fórmula de Itô, EDE, representação martingal, Feynman-Kac, Girsanov)

  • Nota final: 0.3 * P1 + 0.3 * P2 + 0.4 * (média das listas)