Dr. Diganta Mukherjee
Bio: Dr. Diganta Mukherjee, BStat, MStat, PhD (Economics) all from Indian Statistical Institute. Research interests are Welfare & Development Economics in general and multidimensional poverty in particular. He is also active in the area of Finance, particularly mathematical models for pricing contracts and Analysis and modelling of Network data. Ex-faculty, Jawaharlal Nehru University, Essex University, ICFAI Business School. Now faculty at the Indian Statistical Institute. Has over 90 research publications in national and international journals and authored four books.
He Has been involved in projects with large corporate houses and various ministries of Government of India and West Bengal Government. Also consults for NGOS and other Public Action Groups.
Acting as technical advisor to Multi-Commodities Exchange, Reserve Bank of India, Securities and Exchange Board of India, National Sample Survey Office, National Accounts Division (Central Statistical Office), UNDP (through Ministry of Home Affairs), Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology.
Topic: A Gentle Introduction to Statistics for Finance
Abstract of the Webinar:
The setting: data in financial market
The model: discrete time: Binomial model
Data Analysis for financial model: using Correlation, Regression
Date: 9th April 2021
Time: 4:00 PM IST