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Numerical Solution of Dynamic Non-Optimal Economies

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  • Junjian Miao

    () (Department of Economics, Boston University)

  • Manuel Santos

    () (Department of Economics, W. P. Carey School of Business)

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This paper presents a recursive method for the computation of sequential competitive equilibria in dynamic models with heterogeneous agents and market frictions. This computational method builds on a convergent operator defined over an expanded set of state variables for which a Markovian equilibrium solution is shown to exist. We apply this method to a stochastic growth economy and two financial economies.

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  • Junjian Miao & Manuel Santos, 2005. "Numerical Solution of Dynamic Non-Optimal Economies," Boston University - Department of Economics - Working Papers Series WP2005-003, Boston University - Department of Economics.
  • Handle: RePEc:bos:wpaper:wp2005-003
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    1. Crettez, Bertrand & Morhaim, Lisa, 2012. "Existence of competitive equilibrium in a non-optimal one-sector economy without conditions on the distorted marginal product of capital," Mathematical Social Sciences, Elsevier, vol. 63(3), pages 197-206.

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    • E13 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - General Aggregative Models - - - Neoclassical
    • E37 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - Prices, Business Fluctuations, and Cycles - - - Forecasting and Simulation: Models and Applications
    • E62 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, and General Outlook - - - Fiscal Policy

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