Nobel laureate Robert C. Merton challenges traditional models used by investors to measure sovereign and financial system credit risk, while proposing an alternative framework. (Note: Due to the length of this interview only the first part of it was used to create this Take 15 episode. If you would like to watch the episode in its entire, uncut form please click here.)
This episode of the Take 15 Series was originally released on 12 December 2012.
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