Economic Theory

, Volume 23, Issue 1, pp 13–38 (2004)

Random dynamical systems: a review

Original Paper

DOI: 10.1007/s00199-003-0357-4

Cite this article as:
Bhattacharya, R. & Majumdar, M. Economic Theory (2003) 23: 13. doi:10.1007/s00199-003-0357-4


This paper provides a review of some results on the stability of random dynamical systems and indicates a number of applications to stochastic growth models, linear and non-linear time series models, statistical estimation of invariant distributions, and random iterations of quadratic maps.

Keywords and Phrases:

Random dynamical systemsStabilitySplittingContractionsStochastic growthTime seriesEstimation.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of MathematicsUniversity of ArizonaTucsonUSA
  2. 2.Department of EconomicsCornell UniversityIthacaUSA