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Multiple equilibria and chaos in a discrete tâtonnement process

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  • Kaizoji, Taisei

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The purpose of this note is to demonstrate a sufficient condition for discrete tâtonnement process to lead to chaos in a general equilibrium model with multiple commodities. The result indicates that as the speed of price adjustment increases the discrete tâtonnement process is complex in a general equilibrium economy in which there are multiple equilibria.

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Paper provided by University Library of Munich, Germany in its series MPRA Paper with number 24002.

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Date of creation: 15 Jul 2010
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Handle: RePEc:pra:mprapa:24002

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Keywords: Multiple equilibria; Tâtonnement process; Nonlinear dynamics; Chaos;

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