Graduate Course on Copulas and Extreme Values

This Winter, I will be giving a (graduate) course on extreme values, and copulas (more generally multivariate models and dependence), MAT8595. It is an ISM course, and even if it will probably be given in French, I will upload information here, in English. I will upload the (detailed) syllabus of the course during the Christmas holidays. But to give an overview, for those willing to register, the first part of the course will focus on extreme value theory. The references will be

The second part of the course will be on multivariate distributions. The references will be

Specific references and more details about the chapters will be given during the course. I will upload exercises this winter, as well as a list of articles that will be used for projects. Examples will be illustrated using R functions from dedicated packages.

Grades will be based on exercises (homework), report (based on a published paper) and final writen exam.

Cite this blog post
Arthur Charpentier (2013, November 18). Graduate Course on Copulas and Extreme Values. Freakonometrics. Retrieved June 13, 2024, from

One thought on “Graduate Course on Copulas and Extreme Values”

  1. hi, im student in is this class still available now.2019. i really need to understand about this course.

    please email me if this class still available

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