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Interest Rate Fundamentals: Term Structures and Risk Premiums

What are interest rate fundamentals? Explain term structure and risk premiums. How do these concepts come into play in the real world (mortgage rates, bond prices, etc.)?

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The term structure of interest rates is the relationship between bond yields and different times to maturity. The term structure of interest rates is also known as the yield curve with time to maturity on the X-axis ...

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This solution discusses various interest rate fundamentals.