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Jump-Diffusion Processes and the Term Structure of Interest Rates

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  • Ahn, Chang Mo
  • Thompson, Howard E
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    The term structure is investigated using an extension of the Cox, Ingersoll, and Ross model when state variables and production technologies follow jump-diffusion processes. In the presence of jump diffusions, the authors find: (1) R. Merton's multi-beta CAPM does not hold in general; (2) D. Breeden's single consumption beta does not hold; (3) traditional expectations theory of the term structure is not consistent with equilbrium; and (4) investors with logarithmic utility will hedge movements in the investment opportunities set. , Copyright 1988 by American Finance Association.

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    Article provided by American Finance Association in its journal Journal of Finance.

    Volume (Year): 43 (1988)
    Issue (Month): 1 (March)
    Pages: 155-74

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    Handle: RePEc:bla:jfinan:v:43:y:1988:i:1:p:155-74

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