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Phillip Li is a Senior Quantitative Risk Specialist in the Division of Complex Institution Supervision and Resolution at the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation. Dr. Li's current research interests include credit risk modeling, risk measurement, econometrics, and machine learning. He holds a doctorate in economics and a master's degree in statistics from University of California, Irvine and an undergraduate degree in economics from University of California, Berkeley.
The authors conduct a comprehensive study of some parametric models that are designed to fit the unusual bounded and bimodal distribution of loss given default (LGD).