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A distinction between continuous-time and discrete-time models of uncertain lifetime

  • Siu Fai Leung

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Economics Letters.

Volume (Year): 47 (1995)
Issue (Month): 3-4 (March)
Pages: 291-296

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  1. Hakansson, Nils H, 1969. "Optimal Investment and Consumption Strategies under Risk, an Uncertain Lifetime, and Insurance," International Economic Review, Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania and Osaka University Institute of Social and Economic Research Association, vol. 10(3), pages 443-66, October.
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  3. Leung, S.F., 1994. "Uncertain Lifetime and Saving," RCER Working Papers 381, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER).
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  7. Skinner, Jonathan, 1985. "Variable Lifespan and the Intertemporal Elasticity of Consumption," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 67(4), pages 616-23, November.
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