Implementing Binomial Trees
AbstractThis paper details the implementation of binomial tree methods for the pricing of European and American options. Pseudocode and sample programmes for Matlab and R are given.
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Date of creation: 15 Feb 2009
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Option pricing; Binomial trees; Numerical methods; Matlab; R;
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- G13 - Financial Economics - - General Financial Markets - - - Contingent Pricing; Futures Pricing
This paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-ALL-2009-12-05 (All new papers)
- NEP-CMP-2009-12-05 (Computational Economics)
- NEP-ORE-2009-12-05 (Operations Research)
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- Cox, John C. & Ross, Stephen A. & Rubinstein, Mark, 1979. "Option pricing: A simplified approach," Journal of Financial Economics, Elsevier, vol. 7(3), pages 229-263, September.
- Mark Rubinstein., 1994. "Implied Binomial Trees," Research Program in Finance Working Papers RPF-232, University of California at Berkeley.
- Rubinstein, Mark, 1994. " Implied Binomial Trees," Journal of Finance, American Finance Association, vol. 49(3), pages 771-818, July.
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