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A volume of collected works is almost always a bad sign for one's research
trajectory, an indication of declining productivity as much as professional
recognition. We hope to be the exception that proves this rule because neither
of us is willing to concede that we have reached the apex of our careers .
However, we do think that the papers collected in this volume form a coherent
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Chris Adcock is Professor of Financial Econometrics in the University of Sheffield. His
career includes several years working in quantitative investment management in the
City and, prior to that, a decade in management science consultancy. His research
interests are in the development of robust and non-standard methods for modelling
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He has acted as an advisor to a number of asset management firms. He is the
founding editor of the European Journal of Finance.
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The original motivation for writing this book was rather personal. The first author, in the
course of his teaching career in the Department of Pure Mathematics and Mathematical
Statistics (DPMMS), University of Cambridge, and St John’s College, Cambridge, had
many painful experiences when good (or even brilliant) students, who were interested
in the subject of mathematics and its applications and who performed well during their
first academic year, stumbled or nearly failed in the exams. This led to great frustration,
which was very hard to overcome in subsequent undergraduate years.
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problems. We use it in many areas of our lives.
In mathematics we use ordinary language and the special language of
mathematics. We need to teach students to use both these languages.
We can work on problems within mathematics and we can work on
problems that use mathematics as a tool, like problems in science and
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