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Economic Implications of Extreme and Rare Events

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  • Chollete, Loran

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    (University of Stavanger)

  • Jaffee, Dwight

    (University of California, Berkeley)

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    Paper provided by University of Stavanger in its series UiS Working Papers in Economics and Finance with number 2009/32.

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    Length: 38 pages
    Date of creation: 10 May 2009
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    Handle: RePEc:hhs:stavef:2009_032

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    Postal: University of Stavanger, NO-4036 Stavanger, Norway
    Web page: http://www.uis.no/research/economics_and_finance
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    Keywords: Endogenous Probabilities; Extreme Events; Financial Environment; Informational Costs; Regime Shifts;

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