Time dependent Mean Variance Analysis in Econophysics
Supervisor:
SZETO Kwok Yip
CoSupervisor:

Quota:
1
Project Description:
Portfolio management using Mean Variance Analysis is studied using real time series data.
Course type:
UROP1000 UROP1100 UROP2100 UROP3100 UROP4100
Applicant's Roles:
Applicant is expected to know how to do numerical simulation and has some background in statistical physics.
Nonnumerical analysis of the Markowitz theory of portfolio management
Applicant's Learning Objectives:
Data analysis and analytical calculation using some mathematics in statistics will be
conducted.
1. Basic theory of Markowitz is covered
2. Methods in Statistical Physics and Stochastic dynamics will be used in portfolio management theory for further development in Mean Variance Analysis
3. Student will learn how to perform time series analysis using real stock data from Reuters.