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Inference Methods for Discretely Observed Continuous-Time Stochastic Volatility Models: A Commented Overview

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  • R. Biscay

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  • T. Ozaki

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    Article provided by Springer in its journal Asia-Pacific Financial Markets.

    Volume (Year): 12 (2005)
    Issue (Month): 2 (June)
    Pages: 109-141

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    Keywords: stochastic volatility models; diffusion processes; inference methods;

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