Just enough inflation

@inproceedings{Schwarz2009JustEI,
  title={Just enough inflation},
  author={D. Schwarz and E. Ramirez},
  year={2009}
}
We propose a version of chaotic inflation, in which a fundamental scale M, well below the Planck scale M_P, fixes the initial value of the effective potential. If this scale happens to be the scale of grand unified theories, there are just enough e-foldings of inflation. An initial epoch of fast-roll breaks scale-invariance at the largest observable scales. 
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