An infinite-horizon model of nonmonotone utility smoothing
AbstractWe provide an infinite-horizon model of nonmonotone intertemporal preferences that capture a strong dislike of volatility involved in a utility sequence. As an intermediate result, we also derive a nonmonotone version of multiple-priors utility.
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Volume (Year): 116 (2012)
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Discount factor; Nonmonotone preferences; Utility smoothing;
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