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Old 09-04-2012, 01:26 AM
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Do we need to actually conduct the stress testing? Or we just talk about it?
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Old 09-04-2012, 08:45 AM
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"Perform such a sensitivity analysis"
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Old 12-17-2012, 12:02 AM
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Old 12-17-2012, 08:32 AM
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Just for fun or do you have an actual question?
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Old 12-17-2012, 08:42 AM
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Whats the difference between stress testing & sensitivity testing?
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Old 12-17-2012, 08:47 AM
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A stress test tests until failure. A sensitivity test tests how sensitive (duh) results are to changes.


For example with an elevator you add more and more weight until it comes crashing to the floor. That's a stress test.

A sensitivity test is what you want to do in Task 5.
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No need for any stress testing at all for Task 5 then?
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No need for any stress testing at all for Task 5 then?
Just change your assumptions and see what happens to different metrics. Record in a table. Answer the questions they ask. MMR.
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Just change your assumptions and see what happens to different metrics. Record in a table. Answer the questions they ask. MMR.
If it were so simple...I did that and had a section for each assumption with a table for each section and commentary to go with the table but it was one that was named needs improvement. More help plz...
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Old 11-02-2013, 03:09 PM
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I wonder if you passed it or not. I have done sensitivity testing for all economics assumptions. in both direction, slight increase or decrease, and included the table with how my risk metric (CTE(90)) corresponds to these changes. But The feedback says that I do't provide any support for the changes in assumption values that you use to test sensitivity. What does that mean?
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