Using Randomization to Break the Curse of Dimensionality
AbstractThis paper introduces random versions of successive approximations and multigrid algorithms for computing approximate solutions to a class of finite and infinite horizon Markovian decision problems (MDPs). We prove that these algorithms succeed in breaking the curse of dimensionality for a subclass of MDPs known as discrete decision processes (DDPs).
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Date of creation: 29 Mar 1994
Date of revision: 04 Jul 1994
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- John Rust, 1997. "Using Randomization to Break the Curse of Dimensionality," Econometrica, Econometric Society, vol. 65(3), pages 487-516, May.
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