# Direct construction of the effective action of chiral gauge fermions in the anomalous sector

@article{Salcedo2008DirectCO, title={Direct construction of the effective action of chiral gauge fermions in the anomalous sector}, author={L. L. Salcedo}, journal={The European Physical Journal C}, year={2008}, volume={60}, pages={387-402} }

The anomaly implies an obstruction to a fully chiral covariant calculation of the effective action in the abnormal-parity sector of chiral theories. The standard approach then is to reconstruct the anomalous effective action from its covariant current. In this work, we use a recently introduced formulation which allows one to directly construct the non-trivial chiral invariant part of the effective action within a fully covariant formalism. To this end we develop an appropriate version of Chan…

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