Stefano Battiston

University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance

Professor

Andreasstrasse 15

Zürich, 8050

Switzerland

Ca Foscari University of Venice

Cannaregio 873

Venice, 30121

Italy

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (39)

1.

The Price of Complexity in Financial Networks

Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 15-49
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 15 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2015
University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance, IMT Alti Studi Lucca, University of Oxford, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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financial markets, systemic risk, complex systems, computational social science

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The Climate Spread of Corporate and Sovereign Bonds

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 07 May 2019 Last Revised: 17 Sep 2020
Stefano Battiston and Irene Monasterolo
University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance and Boston University
Downloads 889 (31,878)
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Climate transition risk, financial pricing models, deep uncertainty, sovereign bonds, climate spread, prudential regulation

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Diversification and Financial Stability

CCSS Working Paper No. 11-001
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 05 Jul 2011
Paolo Tasca and Stefano Battiston
UCL Centre for Blockchain Technologies and University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance
Downloads 792 (37,204)
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Systemic Risk, Financial Crisis, Diversification, Default Probability

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Climate Risk and Financial Stability in the Network of Banks and Investment Funds

Journal of Financial Stability, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 08 Apr 2019 Last Revised: 29 Jan 2021
University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance, University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance, Banco de Mexico and Bank of Mexico
Downloads 722 (42,233)
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financial stability, climate risk, sustainable finance, climate stress-test, low-carbon transition risk, 2°C opportunities

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CLIMAFIN Handbook: Pricing Forward-Looking Climate Risks Under Uncertainty

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 08 Nov 2019
Stefano Battiston, Antoine Mandel and Irene Monasterolo
University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance, Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne and Boston University
Downloads 669 (46,953)
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CLIMAFIN, forward-looking climate transition risk, climate deep uncertainty, financial contracts, financial pricing models, Climate Spread, Climate Value at Risk, Climate Stress-test

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Network Valuation in Financial Systems

Mathematical Finance, https://doi.org/10.1111/mafi.12272, 2020
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 16 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2020
University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance, Bank of England, University College London, University of Zurich, University of Zurich - Institute of Mathematics, IMT Alti Studi Lucca and University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance
Downloads 565 (58,139)
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Financial networks, Contagion, Systemic risk, Credit risk, Mark-to-market losses

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The Architecture of Power: Patterns of Disruption and Stability in the Global Ownership Network

Number of pages: 74 Posted: 15 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 26 Jan 2019
James Glattfelder and Stefano Battiston
Department of Banking and Finance, UZH and University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance
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ownership, control, shareholders, power, networks, complex networks, economic networks, complex systems, influence index, corporate governance

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Interconnectedness as a Source of Uncertainty in Systemic Risk

Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 16-14
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 03 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2016
Tarik Roukny, Stefano Battiston and Joseph E. Stiglitz
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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Systemic Risk, Financial Networks, Uncertainty, Interconnectedness, Contagion

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On the Dependence of Investor’s Probability of Default on Climate Transition Scenarios

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 09 Mar 2021
Stefano Battiston and Irene Monasterolo
University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance and Boston University
Downloads 275 (133,628)
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Climate transition risk, climate policy scenarios, probability of default, corporate bonds, Expected Shortfall, climate financial risk assessment, risk management

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Rethinking Financial Contagion

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 30 Aug 2016
Gabriele Visentin, Stefano Battiston and Marco D'Errico
University of Zurich - Institute of Mathematics, University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance and University of Zurich
Downloads 261 (140,971)
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Financial Network, Financial Contagion, Leverage Network, Loss Conservation, Loss Amplification, Eisenberg-Noe, DebtRank

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Leveraging the Network: A Stress-Test Framework Based on DebtRank

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 27 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2016
University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance, IMT Alti Studi Lucca, University of Zurich and School of Public Policy, University College London
Downloads 248 (148,306)
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Systemic risk, financial networks, contagion, balance-sheets, stress-tests

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A Financial Macro-Network Approach to Climate Policy Evaluation

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 21 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 18 Apr 2018
Veronika Stolbova, Irene Monasterolo and Stefano Battiston
University of Zurich, Department of Banking and Finance, Boston University and University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance
Downloads 227 (161,535)
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financial networks, feedback loops, climate policies, shock transmission channels, indirect effects, low-carbon transition

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Climate Risks and Financial Stability

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 08 Feb 2021
Stefano Battiston, Yannis Dafermos and Irene Monasterolo
University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance, SOAS University of London and Boston University
Downloads 175 (205,931)
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climate change, financial stability, climate policies, financial instruments, network models, stock-flow consistent models, agent based models, empirical finance.

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The Community Structure of the Global Corporate Network

Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 11 Jan 2013
Stefania Vitali and Stefano Battiston
Università Politecnica delle Marche - Faculty of Economics and University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance
Downloads 169 (211,119)
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Ownership Networks, Community Analysis, Firm Localization, Financial Sector

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Climate-Finance and Climate Transition Risk: An Assessment of China's Overseas Energy Investments Portfolio

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 18 Apr 2018
Irene Monasterolo, Jiani I. Zheng and Stefano Battiston
Boston University, University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance and University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance
Downloads 157 (224,729)
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Overseas Energy Fi nance, Climate Transition Risk, Climate Policy Scenarios, Climate Stress-Test, Climate VaR, Climate- Finance

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The Climate Target Gap Is Widening. Can We Close It by Including Climate Finance in SSPs?

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 05 Nov 2018 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2019
Stefano Battiston and Irene Monasterolo
University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance and Boston University
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Climate Finance, Climate Change, Socio-Economic Shared Pathways, Integrated Assessment Model, Climate Finance Risk Metrics

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The Multiplex Network of EU Lobby Organizations

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 02 Mar 2015
An Zeng and Stefano Battiston
University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance and University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance
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lobbies, networks, ownership networks, interlocked directors

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Vulnerable Yet Relevant: The Two Dimensions of Climate-Related Financial Disclosure

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 23 May 2017
Irene Monasterolo, Stefano Battiston, Anthony Janetos and Zoey Zheng
Boston University, University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance, Boston University and Boston University
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GHG exposure index, GHG holding index, market-based solutions, climate change, climate-risk disclosure

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Liaisons Dangereuses: Increasing Connectivity, Risk Sharing, and Systemic Risk

NBER Working Paper No. w15611
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 11 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 27 Feb 2021
University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Polytechnic University of Marche - Faculty of Economics, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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Reducing Climate Transition Risk in Central Banks’ Asset Purchasing Programs

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 12 Mar 2021
Giacomo Bressan, Irene Monasterolo and Stefano Battiston
WU Vienna University of Economics and Business, Boston University and University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance
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central banks, market neutrality, asset purchase, climate transition risk, corporate bonds, portfolio's climate exposure

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Market Procyclicality and Systemic Risk

RC Working Paper No. 12-012
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 03 Nov 2012
Paolo Tasca and Stefano Battiston
UCL Centre for Blockchain Technologies and University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance
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Systemic risk, Procyclicality, Leverage, Network models

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Collateral Unchained: Rehypothecation Networks, Concentration and Systemic Effects

SCIENCES PO OFCE WORKING PAPER n° 07, 2018/01/31
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 23 Feb 2018
Duc Thi Luu, Mauro Napoletano, Paolo Barucca and Stefano Battiston
University of Kiel- Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences, Université de Nice Sophia Antipolis - Groupe de Recherche en Droit, Economie et Gestion (GREDEG), University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance and University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance
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Rehypothecation, Collateral, Repo Contracts, Networks, Liquidity, Collateral- Hoarding Effects, Systemic Risk.

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Citation 11

How Does Risk Flow in the Credit Default Swap Market?

ECB Working Paper No. 2041
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 24 May 2017
University of Zurich, University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance, European Central Bank (ECB) and European Central Bank (ECB)
Downloads 103 (310,616)
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flow-of-risk, systemic risk, credit default swap, financial networks, network architecture

How Does Risk Flow in the Credit Default Swap Market?

ESRB: Working Paper Series No. 2016/33
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 05 Nov 2020
University of Zurich, University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance, European Systemic Risk Board and European Central Bank (ECB)
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flow-of-risk, systemic risk, credit default swap, financial networks, network architecture

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Systemic Risk in a Unifying Framework for Cascading Processes on Networks

European Physical Journal B, Vol. 71, No. 4, pp. 441-460, 2009, CCSS Working Paper No. 09-011
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 27 Apr 2010
Jan Lorenz, Stefano Battiston and Frank Schweitzer
Jacobs University Bremen, University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance and ETH Zürich
Downloads 113 (289,504)
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Networks, Economics Econophysics, Financial Markets, Business And Management, Dynamics of Social Systems, Structural Failure of Materials

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Default Ambiguity: Credit Default Swaps Create New Systemic Risks in Financial Networks

Management Science 66(5), 2020
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 05 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 16 Jan 2021
Steffen Schuldenzucker, Sven Seuken and Stefano Battiston
Goethe University Frankfurt, University of Zurich - Department of Informatics and University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance
Downloads 103 (308,604)
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Financial Networks, Credit Default Swaps, Systemic Risk, Clearing Systems

Financial Fragility and Distress Propagation in a Network of Regions

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 29 Sep 2012
Stefania Vitali, Stefano Battiston and Mauro Gallegati
Università Politecnica delle Marche - Faculty of Economics, University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance and Polytechnic University of Marche - Faculty of Economics
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Networks, Financial Fragility, Contagion, Business Fluctuations, Bankruptcy, Financial Acceleration

Financial Fragility and Distress Propagation in a Network of Regions

ETH Risk Center – Working Paper No. 12-016
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 21 Dec 2012
Stefania Vitali, Stefano Battiston and Mauro Gallegati
Università Politecnica delle Marche - Faculty of Economics, University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance and Polytechnic University of Marche - Faculty of Economics
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Networks, Financial Fragility, Contagion, Business Fluctuations, Bankruptcy, Financial Acceleration

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Reshaping the Financial Network: Value Redistribution and Externalities in Central Clearing

Number of pages: 72 Posted: 07 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 18 Jan 2021
Olga Briukhova, Marco D'Errico and Stefano Battiston
University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance, University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance and University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance
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Central Clearing Counterparty (CCP), OTC derivatives, financial networks, systemic risk, market structure

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The Efficiency and Evolution of R&D Networks

CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich, Working Paper No. 08/95
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 23 Sep 2008
ETH Zürich, University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance, ETH Zürich and Observatoire Français des Conjonctures Economiques (OFCE)
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R&D networks, technology spillovers, network efficiency, network formation

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Interconnected Banks and Systemically Important Exposures

ECB Working Paper No. 2331
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 21 Nov 2019
University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance, University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance, University of Zurich, Government of Canada - Bank of Canada and European Central Bank (ECB)
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bank stress test, cross-border contagion channels, financial contagion, financial networks, financial stability, systemic risk

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A Network Analysis of the Evolution of the German Interbank Market

Bundesbank Discussion Paper No. 22/2014
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 21 Jun 2016
Tarik Roukny and Stefano Battiston
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance
Downloads 82 (356,127)
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financial networks, interbank market, credit default swaps, liquidity

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Default Cascades: When Does Risk Diversification Increase Stability?

ETH Risk Center Working Paper No. 11-006
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 21 Dec 2012
University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Polytechnic University of Marche - Faculty of Economics, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
Downloads 78 (366,810)
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Systemic risk, Network models, Contagion, Financial acceleration, Financial crises

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Social Intelligence Networks. A Novel Framework for On-Line Social Platforms.

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 07 Oct 2016
Stefano Battiston and Hamza Zeytinoglu
University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance and Clarifix Limited UK
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social networks, on-line social platforms, trust networks, knowledge sharing, public good game, social dilemma

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Enabling or Hampering? Climate Risk and the Role of Finance in the Low-Carbon Transition

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 22 Feb 2021
University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance, Boston University, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA), International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) and International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA)
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climate transition risk, carbon price, climate finance, climate economic models, disorderly transition scenarios.

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Climate Mitigation Pathways Need To Account for the Ambivalent Role of Finance

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 08 Feb 2021
University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance, Boston University, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) and International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA)
Downloads 45 (478,876)
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climate finance, financial risk, mitigation scenarios, energy technology, systemic risk, integrated climate financial risk assessment

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Credit Default Swaps Drawup Networks: Too Tied to Be Stable?

ETH RC Working Paper No. 12-013
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 12 Jan 2013
Rahul Kaushik and Stefano Battiston
ETH Zürich and University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance
Downloads 43 (487,574)
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Credit Default Swaps, epsilon drawups, interdependence, trend-reinforcement, network analysis, bow-tie structure, time series analysis

The Importance of Compound Risk in the Nexus of Covid-19, Climate Change and Finance

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 07 Jan 2021
Irene Monasterolo, Monica Billio and Stefano Battiston
Boston University, Ca Foscari University of Venice - Dipartimento di Economia and University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance
Downloads 32 (553,779)
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COVID-19, climate change, financial interconnectedness, compound risk, loss amplification, resilience policies

The Importance of Compound Risk in the Nexus of COVID-19, Climate Change and Finance

Posted: 08 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2020
Irene Monasterolo, Monica Billio and Stefano Battiston
Boston University, Ca Foscari University of Venice - Dipartimento di Economia and University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance

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pandemic, climate change, climate finance, financial risk, compound risk

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Network Valuation in Financial Systems

Mathematical Finance, Vol. 30, Issue 4, pp. 1181-1204, 2020
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 07 Oct 2020
University College London, Bank of England, University College London, European Central Bank (ECB), University of Zurich - Institute of Mathematics, University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance and IMT Alti Studi Lucca
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contagion, credit risk, financial networks, mark‐to‐market losses, systemic risk

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Climate Transition Risk and Development Finance: A Carbon Risk Assessment of China's Overseas Energy Portfolios

China & World Economy, Vol. 26, Issue 6, pp. 116-142, 2018
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 15 Nov 2018
Irene Monasterolo, Jiani I. Zheng and Stefano Battiston
Boston University, University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance and University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance
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climate‐finance, climate policy scenarios, climate stress‐test, climate transition risk, climate VaR, energy infrastructure loans

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A Climate Stress-Test of the Financial System

Battiston, S., Mandel, A., Monasterolo, I., Schütze, F., & Visentin, G. (2017). A Climate stress-test of the financial system. Nature Climate Change, 7(4), 283–288. https://doi.org/doi:10.1038/nclimate3255
Posted: 03 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 11 Sep 2020
University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance, Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne, Boston University, DIW Berlin and University of Zurich - Institute of Mathematics

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climate stress-test, climate policy risk, decarbonization, stress-test, stranded assets, carbon risk, climate-sensitive sectors