Generic inefficiency of stock market equilibrium when markets are incomplete
AbstractA stock market is a mechanism by which the ownership and control of firms is determined through the trading of securities. It is on this market that many of the major risks faced by society are shared through the exchange of securities and the production decisions that influence the present and future supply of resources are determined. If the overall structure of markets is incomplete can the stock market be expected to perform its role of exchanging risks and allocating investment efficiently? It is this question that we seek to answer.
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Volume (Year): 19 (1990)
Issue (Month): 1-2 ()
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- Geanakoplos, J. & Magill, M. & Quinzii, M. & Dreze, J., . "Generic inefficiency of stock market equilibrium when markets are incomplete," CORE Discussion Papers RP, UniversitÃ© catholique de Louvain, Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE) -916, Université catholique de Louvain, Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE).
- John Geanakoplos & Michael Magill & Martine Quinzii & J. Dreze, 1988. "Generic Inefficiency of Stock Market Equilibrium When Markets Are Incomplete," Cowles Foundation Discussion Papers, Cowles Foundation for Research in Economics, Yale University 863, Cowles Foundation for Research in Economics, Yale University.
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- Stiglitz, Joseph E, 1982. "The Inefficiency of the Stock Market Equilibrium," Review of Economic Studies, Wiley Blackwell, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 49(2), pages 241-61, April.
- Diamond, Peter, 1980. "Efficiency with Uncertain Supply," Review of Economic Studies, Wiley Blackwell, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 47(4), pages 645-51, July.
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