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1. Denuit, Michel; Robert, Christian Y. From risk reduction to risk elimination by conditional mean risk sharing of independent losses. In: Insurance: Mathematics and Economics, Vol. 108, p. 46-59 (2022). doi:10.1016/j.insmatheco.2022.11.003.

2. Lambert, Philippe. Nonparametric density estimation and risk quantification from tabulated sample moments. In: Insurance: Mathematics and Economics, Vol. 108, p. 177-189 (2023). doi:10.1016/j.insmatheco.2022.12.004.

3. Plassier, Vincent; Portier, François; Segers, Johan. Risk bounds when learning infinitely many response functions by ordinary linear regression. In: Annales de l'Institut Henri Poincare. B, Probability and Statistics, Vol. 59, no.1, p. 53-78 (2023). doi:10.1214/22-AIHP1259.

4. Devolder, Pierre. Viabilité financière, adéquation sociale et équité de notre système de pension. In: Revue Bancaire et Financière, (2023). (Accepté/Sous presse).

5. Hindriks, Jean; Devolder, Pierre. Cadre pour une réforme acceptable des pensions. In: Regards économiques, , no.178 (2023). doi:10.14428/regardseco/2023.02.17.01.

6. Dupret, Jean-Loup; Barbarin, Jérôme; Hainaut, Donatien. Impact of rough stochastic volatility models on long-term life insurance pricing. In: European Actuarial Journal, (2023). doi:10.1007/s13385-022-00317-1.

7. Kreyenfeld, Michaela; Konietzka, Dirk; Lambert, Philippe; Ramos, Vincent Jerald. Second Birth Fertility in Germany: Social Class, Gender, and the Role of Economic Uncertainty. In: European Journal of Population, Vol. 39, no. 5 (2023). doi:10.1007/s10680-023-09656-5.

8. Hafner, Christian; Herwartz, Helmut. Dynamic score driven independent component analysis. In: Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, Vol. 41, no. 2, p. 298-308 (2023). doi:10.1080/07350015.2021.2013244.

9. Hafner, Christian; Wang, Linqi. Dynamic portfolio selection with sector-specific regularization. In: Econometrics and Statistics, (2023). doi:10.1016/j.ecosta.2022.01.001 (Accepté/Sous presse).

10. Bocart, Fabian Y.R.P.; Hafner, Christian; Kasperskaya, Yulia; Sagarra, Marti. Investing in superheroes? Comic art as a new alternative investment. In: The Journal of Alternative Investments, Vol. 25, no. 3, p. 9-27 (2023). doi:10.3905/jai.2022.1.174.

11. Hafner, Christian; Wang, Linqi. A dynamic conditional score model for the log correlation matrix. In: Journal of Econometrics, (2023). doi:10.1016/j.jeconom.2021.09.004 (Accepté/Sous presse).

12. Hainaut, Donatien. Pricing of spread and exchange options in a rough jump–diffusion market. In: Journal of Computational and Applied Mathematics, Vol. 149, p. 114752 (2023). doi:10.1016/

13. Mathieu, Sophie; Lefèvre, Laure; von Sachs, Rainer; Delouille, Véronique; Ritter, Christian; Clette, Frédéric. Nonparametric monitoring of sunspot number observations. In: Journal of Quality Technology, Vol. 55, no. 1, p. 104-118 (2023). doi:10.1080/00224065.2022.2041376.

14. Oorschot, Jochem; Segers, Johan; Zhou, Chen. Tail inference using extreme U-statistics. In: Electronic Journal of Statistics, Vol. 17, no.1, p. 1113-1159 (2023). doi:10.1214/23-EJS2129.

15. Pircalabelu, Eugen; Claeskens, Gerda. Linear manifold modeling and graph estimation based on multivariate functional data with different coarseness scales. In: Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics, (2023). doi:10.1080/10618600.2022.2108818 (Accepté/Sous presse).

16. Hohage, Thorsten; Maréchal, Pierre; Simar, Léopold; Vanhems, Anne. A mollifier approach to the deconvolution of probability densities. In: Econometric Theory, (2023). doi:10.1017/S0266466622000457 (Accepté/Sous presse).

17. Simar, Léopold; Wilson, Paul W. Nonparametric, Stochastic Frontier Models with Multiple Inputs and Outputs. In: Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, (2023). doi:10.1080/07350015.2022.2110882 (Accepté/Sous presse).

18. Fall, François Seck; Tchakoute Tchuigoua, Hubert; Vanhems, Anne; Simar, Léopold. Investigating the unobserved heterogeneity effect on outreach to women: lessons from microfinance institutions. In: Annals of Operations Research, (2023). doi:10.1007/s10479-023-05353-y (Accepté/Sous presse).

19. Fève, Frédérique; Florens, Jean-Pierre; Simar, Léopold. Proportional incremental cost probability functions and their frontiers. In: Empirical Economics, (2023). doi:10.1007/s00181-023-02386-x (Accepté/Sous presse).

20. Pham, Manh; Simar, Léopold; Zelenyuk, Valentin. Statistical Inference for Aggregation of Malmquist Productivity Indices. In: Operations Research, (2023). doi:10.1287/opre.2022.2424 (Accepté/Sous presse).

21. Asenova, Stefka; Segers, Johan. Extremes of Markov random fields on block graphs: max-stable limits and structured Hüsler–Reiss distributions. In: Extremes, (2023). doi:10.1007/s10687-023-00467-9 (Accepté/Sous presse).

22. Ciatto, Nicolas; Verelst, Harrison; Trufin, Julien; Denuit, Michel. Does autocalibration improve goodness of lift?. In: European Actuarial Journal, Vol. 13, no.1, p. 479-486 (2023). doi:10.1007/s13385-022-00330-4.

23. Simar, Léopold; Zelenyuk, Valentin; Zhao, Shirong. Further Improvements of Finite Sample Approximation of Central Limit Theorems for Envelopment Estimators. In: Journal of Productivity Analysis, Vol. 59, no.2, p. 189-194 (2023). doi:10.1007/s11123-023-00661-8.

24. Denuit, Michel; Robert, Christian Y. Conditional mean risk sharing of losses at occurrence time in the compound Poisson surplus model. In: Insurance: Mathematics and Economics, Vol. 112, p. 23-32 (2023). doi:10.1016/j.insmatheco.2023.05.008.

25. Lhaut, Stéphane; Sabourin, Anne; Segers, Johan. Uniform concentration bounds for frequencies of rare events. In: Statistics & Probability Letters, Vol. 189, p. 109610 (2022). doi:10.1016/j.spl.2022.109610.

26. Orsi, Renzo; Mouchart, Michel; Wunsch, Guillaume. Causality in Econometric Modeling : From Theory to Structural Causal Modeling. In: Journal of Econometrics and Statistics, Vol. 2, no.1, p. 61-90 (2022).

27. Seck, Ndeye Arame; Denuit, Michel. Adaptive Splines for Continuous Features in Risk Assessment. In: CAS E-Forum, Vol. Summer (2022).

28. Denuit, Michel; Hieber, Peter; Robert, Christian Y. Mortality credits within large survivor funds. In: Astin Bulletin : the journal of the International Actuarial Association, Vol. 52, no.3, p. 813-834 (2022). doi:10.1017/asb.2022.13.

29. Hainaut, Donatien. Multivariate claim processes with rough intensities: properties and estimation. In: Insurance: Mathematics and Economics, Vol. 107, no.n/a/, p. 269-287 (2022). doi:10.1016/j.insmatheco.2022.08.010.

30. Hanna, Vanessa; Hieber, Peter; Devolder, Pierre. Mixed participating and unit-linked life insurance contracts: design, pricing and optimal strategy. In: Scandinavian Actuarial Journal, Vol. 2022, no. 5, p. 421-446 (2022). doi:10.1080/03461238.2021.1992001.

31. Ketelbuters, John John; Hainaut, Donatien. Time-consistent evaluation of credit risk with contagion. In: Journal of Computational and Applied Mathematics, Vol. 403, p. 113848 (2022). doi:10.1016/

32. Denuit, Michel; Robert, Christian Y. Collaborative Insurance with Stop-Loss Protection and Team Partitioning. In: North American Actuarial Journal, Vol. 26, no.1, p. 143-160 (2022). doi:10.1080/10920277.2020.1855199.

33. Denuit, Michel; Robert, Christian Y. Conditional mean risk sharing in the individual model with graphical dependencies. In: Annals of Actuarial Science, Vol. 16, no. 1, p. 183-209 (2022). doi:10.1017/s1748499521000166.

34. Ketelbuters, John John; Hainaut, Donatien. CDS pricing with fractional Hawkes processes. In: European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 297, no.3, p. 1139-1150 (2022). doi:10.1016/j.ejor.2021.06.045.

35. Hainaut, Donatien. Lévy Interest Rate Models with a Long Memory. In: Risks, Vol. 10, no.1, p. 2 (2022). doi:10.3390/risks10010002.

36. Kyriakopoulou, Dimitra; Hafner, Christian. Reconciling negative return skewness with positive time-varying risk premia. In: Econometric Reviews, Vol. 41, no.8, p. 877-894 (2022). doi:10.1080/07474938.2022.2072323.

37. Hafner, Christian; Majeri, Sabrine. Analysis of cryptocurrency connectedness based on network to transaction volume ratios. In: Digital Finance, Vol. 4, p. 187-216 (2022). doi:10.1007/s42521-022-00054-w.

38. Mordant, Gilles; Segers, Johan. Measuring dependence between random vectors via optimal transport. In: Journal of Multivariate Analysis, Vol. 189, p. 104912 (2022). doi:10.1016/j.jmva.2021.104912.

39. Chau, Joris; von Sachs, Rainer. Time-varying spectral matrix estimation via intrinsic wavelet regression for surfaces of Hermitian positive definite matrices. In: Computational Statistics & Data Analysis, Vol. 174, p. 107477 (2022). doi:10.1016/j.csda.2022.107477.

40. Yang, Bingduo; Cai, Zongwu; Hafner, Christian; Liu, Guannan. Time-Varying Mixture Copula Models with Copula Selection. In: Statistica Sinica, Vol. 32, p. 1049-1077 (2022).

41. Njike Leunga, Charles Guy; Hainaut, Donatien. Valuation of Annuity Guarantees under a Self-Exciting Switching Jump Model. In: Methodology and Computing in Applied Probability, Vol. 24, p. 963–990 (2022).

42. Pircalabelu, Eugen; Artemiou, Andreas. High-dimensional Sufficient Dimension Reduction through principal projections. In: Electronic Journal of Statistics, Vol. 16, no. 1, p. 1804-1830 (2022).

43. Ngugnie Diffouo, Pauline; Devolder, Pierre. Solvency measurement of life annuity products. In: International Journal of Theoretical and Applied Finance, Vol. 25, no.2, p. 2250003 (2022). doi:10.1142/S0219024922500030.

44. Beretta, Alessandro; Heuchenne, Cédric; Restaino, Marialuisa. Competing risks proportional-hazards cure model and generalized extreme value regression: an application to bank failures and acquisitions in the United States. In: Journal of Applied Statistics, Vol. 49, no. 16, p. 4162-4180 (2022). doi:10.1080/02664763.2021.1973386.

45. Heuchenne, Cédric; Jacquemain, Alexandre. Inference for monotone single-index conditional means: a Lorenz regression approach. In: Computational Statistics & Data Analysis, Vol. 167, p. 107347 (2022). doi:10.1016/j.csda.2021.107347.

46. Soetewey, Antoine; Legrand, Catherine; Denuit, Michel; Silversmit, Geert. Semi-markov modeling for cancer insurance. In: European Actuarial Journal, Vol. 12, p. 813–837 (2022). doi:10.1007/s13385-022-00308-2.

47. Legrand, Catherine; Tubeuf, Sandy. Le développement des vaccins anti-Covid-19 est-il allé trop vite ?. In: Regards économiques, Vol. Focus, no. 29 (2022).

48. Devolder, Pierre; Hindriks, Jean. Une pension légale sous forme d’un compte pension. In: Regards économiques, Vol. Focus, no. 28 (2022). doi:10.14428/regardseco2022.02.03.01.

49. Denuit, Michel; Robert, Christian Y. Polynomial Series Expansions and Moment Approximations for Conditional Mean Risk Sharing of Insurance Losses. In: Methodology and Computing in Applied Probability, Vol. 24, p. 693-711 (2022). doi:10.1007/s11009-021-09881-7.

50. Denuit, Michel; Robert, Christian Y. Conditional Tail Expectation Decomposition and Conditional Mean Risk Sharing for Dependent and Conditionally Independent Losses. In: Methodology and Computing in Applied Probability, Vol. 24, p. 1953-1985 (2022). doi:10.1007/s11009-021-09888-0.

51. Denuit, Michel; Dhaene, Jan; Robert, Christian Y. Risk-sharing rules and their properties, with applications to peer‐to‐peer insurance. In: Journal of Risk and Insurance, Vol. 89, no.3, p. 615-667 (2022). doi:10.1111/jori.12385.

52. Nguyen, Bao Hoang; Simar, Léopold; Zelenyuk, Valentin. Data sharpening for improving central limit theorem approximations for data envelopment analysis-type efficiency estimators. In: European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 303, no.3, p. 1469-1480 (2022). doi:10.1016/j.ejor.2022.03.038.

53. Hainaut, Donatien; Trufin, Julien; Denuit, Michel. Response versus gradient boosting trees, GLMs and neural networks under Tweedie loss and log-link. In: Scandinavian Actuarial Journal, Vol. 2022, no.10, p. 841-866 (2022). doi:10.1080/03461238.2022.2037016.

54. Wunsch, Guillaume; Russo, Federica; Mouchart, Michel; Orsi, Renzo. Time and causality in the social sciences. In: Time & Society, Vol. 31, no. 2, p. 177-204 (2022). doi:10.1177/0961463X211029488.

Book Chapters

1. O’Loughlin, Caitlin; Simar, Léopold; Wilson, Paul W.. Methodologies for assessing government efficiency. In: Handbook on Public Sector Efficiency , E. Elgar, 2023, p. 72-101 (chap. 4). 9781839109157. xxx xxx. doi:10.4337/9781839109164.00010.


1. Hainaut, Donatien. Continuous Time Processes for Finance : Switching, Self-exciting, Fractional and other Recent Dynamics. Springer, 2022. 978-3-031-06360-2. 345 pages.