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Minimal sufficient conditions for a primal optimizer in nonsmooth utility maximization


  • Nicholas Westray


  • Harry Zheng



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  • Nicholas Westray & Harry Zheng, 2011. "Minimal sufficient conditions for a primal optimizer in nonsmooth utility maximization," Finance and Stochastics, Springer, vol. 15(3), pages 501-512, September.
  • Handle: RePEc:spr:finsto:v:15:y:2011:i:3:p:501-512
    DOI: 10.1007/s00780-010-0128-6

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    1. B. Bouchard & N. Touzi & A. Zeghal, 2004. "Dual formulation of the utility maximization problem: the case of nonsmooth utility," Papers math/0405290,
    2. Bruno Bouchard, 2002. "Utility maximization on the real line under proportional transaction costs," Finance and Stochastics, Springer, vol. 6(4), pages 495-516.
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    1. Maxim Bichuch & Stephan Sturm, 2014. "Portfolio optimization under convex incentive schemes," Finance and Stochastics, Springer, vol. 18(4), pages 873-915, October.

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    Nonsmooth utility maximization; Convex duality; Subdifferential wealth random variables; 93E20; 49J52; 60H30; G10; G11;

    JEL classification:

    • G10 - Financial Economics - - General Financial Markets - - - General (includes Measurement and Data)
    • G11 - Financial Economics - - General Financial Markets - - - Portfolio Choice; Investment Decisions


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