In completing the requirements for an academic degree, the final thesis for a master program or the dissertation of a Ph.D. candidate are a very important part of the student’s curricula. Unfortunately most students, understandably busy to find a job, after their graduation do not have the strength or the time to publish their work on a refereed journal. So far I have been very lucky with the students that worked with me and I want to share with the whole financial community their work, since I believe it is worth being published. Be aware that some students did not translate their work in English, in this case I will provide a short summary of their work.

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