By Dmitrii S. Silvestrov
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Y n −1,p+q)W n,1 , ⎪ ⎪ ⎪ ⎪ Y n,2 = Y n−1,1 + W n,2 , ⎪ ⎪ ⎨ ... 118) ⎪ ⎪ ⎪ ⎪ ⎪ Y n,p+q = Y n−1,p+g −1 + W n,p+q , ⎪ ⎪ ⎪ ⎪ ⎩ n = 1, 2, . . 4). Thus, the vector process Y n , n = 0, 1, . . 118). The particular variant of the above model is an inhomogeneous in time autore gressive conditional heteroskedastic model GARCH( p, q)-type log-price process given by the following stochastic difference equation: Y n − Y n −1 = g κ (σ n )W n , where n = 1, 2, . . 120) , n = 1, 2, . . , and (a) Y 0 = ( Y 0 , .
X n −r ) + a n,1(X n −1 , . . , X n− r ) Y n−1 ⎪ ⎪ ⎪ ⎪ ⎪ ⎪ + · · · + a n,p (X n−1 , . . , X n −r )Y n −p ⎪ ⎪ ⎨ + σ n ( X n −1 , . . 68) ⎪ ⎪ ⎪ ⎪ ⎪ X n = C n ( X n −1 , . . , X n − r , U n ) , ⎪ ⎪ ⎪ ⎪ ⎩ n = 1, 2, . . , where (a) Y0 = ( Y0 , . . , Y−p+1) is a p-dimensional random vector with real-val ued components (b) X0 = (X0 , . . , X− r+1 ) is a r-dimensional random vector with components taking values in the space X(r ) , (c) (W1 , U1 ) , (W2 , U2 ) . . , is a sequence of independent random vectors taking values in the space R1 × U, (d) the random vector Z0 = (Y 0 , X0 ) and the random sequence (W1 , U1 ) , (W2 , U2 ) .
W−q+1 ) is a ( p + q)-dimensional random vector with real-valued components, (b) W1 , W2 , . . , is a sequence of real-valued independent random variables, (c) the random vector Y0 and the random sequence W1 , W2 , . . , are independent, (d) p and q are the positive integer numbers, and (e) a n,0 , a n,1 , . . , a n,p , b n,1 , . . , b n,q , σ n , n = 1, 2, . . , are the real-valued constants. 6 Modulated mixed autoregressive moving average-type log-price and price processes Let us consider a model that can be interpreted as a modulated nonlinear autore gressive moving average-type process.
American-Type Options by Dmitrii S. Silvestrov