Stochastic Processes in Discrete Time

  • Jürgen Franke
  • Wolfgang Karl Härdle
  • Christian Matthias Hafner
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A stochastic process or random process consists of chronologically ordered random variables {Xt; t ≥ 0}. For simplicity we assume that the process starts at time t = 0 in X0 = 0.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jürgen Franke
    • 1
  • Wolfgang Karl Härdle
    • 2
  • Christian Matthias Hafner
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of MathematicsTechnische Universität KaiserslauternKaiserslauternGermany
  2. 2.Ladislaus von Bortkiewicz Chair of StatisticsHumboldt-Universität BerlinBerlinGermany
  3. 3.Louvain Institute of Data Analysis and Modeling in Economics and StatisticsUCLouvainLouvain-la-NeuveBelgium

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