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The Random-Time Binomial Model

  • Dietmar P.J. Leisen

    (Stanford University)

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    Paper provided by EconWPA in its series Finance with number 9711005.

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    Length: 34 pages
    Date of creation: 26 Nov 1997
    Date of revision: 29 Nov 1998
    Handle: RePEc:wpa:wuwpfi:9711005
    Note: Type of Document - Postscript; pages: 34
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