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Solving the Hotelling Model in Feedback Form


  • Sébastien ROUILLON (GREThA)


We give a characterization, in feedback form, of the optimal extraction path of an exhaustible resource, which holds for a large class of models.

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  • Sébastien ROUILLON (GREThA), 2011. "Solving the Hotelling Model in Feedback Form," Cahiers du GREThA 2011-19, Groupe de Recherche en Economie Théorique et Appliquée.
  • Handle: RePEc:grt:wpegrt:2011-19

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    1. Stiglitz, Joseph E, 1976. "Monopoly and the Rate of Extraction of Exhaustible Resources," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 66(4), pages 655-661, September.
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    Hotelling rule; exhaustible resource; dynamic programming;

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    • Q30 - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics - - Nonrenewable Resources and Conservation - - - General
    • C61 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Mathematical Methods; Programming Models; Mathematical and Simulation Modeling - - - Optimization Techniques; Programming Models; Dynamic Analysis

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