# A stochastic Bass innovation diffusion model for studying the growth of electricity consumption in Greece

@article{Skiadas1997ASB, title={A stochastic Bass innovation diffusion model for studying the growth of electricity consumption in Greece}, author={C. Skiadas and A. Giovanis}, journal={Applied Stochastic Models and Data Analysis}, year={1997}, volume={13}, pages={85-101} }

SUMMARY In this paper a stochastic innovation di⁄usion model is proposed derived by introducing stochasticity into the well-known Bass model. The stochastic model is solved analytically by using the theory of reducible stochastic di⁄erential equations and the first moment of the resulting stochastic process is presented. The parameter estimators of the model are derived by using a procedure which provides the maximum likelihood estimators (MLE) using time series data. Finally, the model is… Expand

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