Recursive equilibrium in stochastic overlapping-generations economies

Alessandro Citanna, Paolo Siconolfi

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Abstract

We prove the generic existence of a recursive equilibrium for overlapping-generations economies with uncertainty. " Generic" here means in a residual set of utilities and endowments. The result holds provided there is a sufficient number of potentially different individuals within each cohort.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)309-347
Number of pages39
JournalEconometrica
Volume78
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2010

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Keywords

  • Markov equilibrium
  • Overlapping generations
  • Recursive equilibrium
  • Transversality theorem

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Economics and Econometrics

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