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A note on a generalized Black-Scholes formula

  • Bakhodir A Ergashev

    (Washington University in St. Louis)

A generalized Black-Scholes formula is presented for the case when the volatility part of the percentage changes in a stock price obeys a mean reverting Ornstein-Uhlenbeck process. When the parameter of the Ornstein-Uhlenbeck process converges to zero the generalized formula converges to the Black-Scholes formula.

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Paper provided by EconWPA in its series Finance with number 0203006.

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Length: 5 pages
Date of creation: 20 Mar 2002
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Handle: RePEc:wpa:wuwpfi:0203006
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