Nontraded Assets in Incomplete Markets: Pricing and Portfolio Choice
1990 (English)Report (Other academic)
This paper examines portfolio choice and asset pricing when some assets are nontraded, for instance when a country cannot trade claims to its output on world capital markets, when a government cannot trade claims to future tax revenues, or when an individual cannot trade claims to his future wages. The close relation between portfolio choice and implicit pricing of nontraded assets is emphasized. Explicit solutions are presented to the portfolio and pricing problem for special cases, including when income from the nontraded assets is a diffusion process, not spanned by traded assets, and affected by state variable.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Stockholm: IIES , 1990. , 36 p.
Seminar Paper / Institute for International Economic Studies, Stockholm University, ISSN 0347-8769 ; 477
portfolio choice, asset pricing, nontraded assets, labor income, optimal hedging, incomplete markets, spanning, continuous time
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:su:diva-41783OAI: oai:DiVA.org:su-41783DiVA: diva2:337736