OJAppS  Vol.3 No.1 B1 , April 2013
Models of the Short Interest Rate in Discrete Processes
ABSTRACT

The modeling of the term structure of interest rates is one of primary topics for researches in financial economics. Here we consider models of the short interest rate in discrete processes. Our methodology of analysis follows the framework of discrete stochastic calculus.


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N. Ishimura, B. Javkhlan, M. Nakamura and Z. Wei, "Models of the Short Interest Rate in Discrete Processes," Open Journal of Applied Sciences, Vol. 3 No. 1, 2013, pp. 12-14. doi: 10.4236/ojapps.2013.31B1003.
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