An equilibrium characterization of the term structure

@article{Vasicek1977AnEC,
  title={An equilibrium characterization of the term structure},
  author={Oldrich A. Vasicek},
  journal={Journal of Financial Economics},
  year={1977},
  volume={5},
  pages={177-188}
}
  • Oldrich A. Vasicek
  • Published 1 November 1977
  • Economics, Mathematics
  • Journal of Financial Economics

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