Michael I. Taksar

University of Missouri at Columbia - Department of Mathematics (Deceased)

State University of New York (SUNY), Stony Brook, College of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Department of Applied Mathematics and Statistics (Deceased)

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Optimal Risk/Dividend Distribution Control Models: Applications to Insurance

SFB 303 Working Paper No. B - 455
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 27 Aug 2000
Michael I. Taksar
University of Missouri at Columbia - Department of Mathematics (Deceased)
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Stochastic Control, Optimization, Reinsurance

Optimal Risk/Dividend Distribution Control Models: Applications to Insurance

Mathematical Methods of Operations Research, 1, 2000
Posted: 03 May 2001
Michael I. Taksar
University of Missouri at Columbia - Department of Mathematics (Deceased)

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Stochastic Control, Optimization, Reinsurance

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A Note on Merton's 'Optimum Consumption and Portfolio Rules in a Continuous-Time Model'

Journal of Economic Theory, Vol. 46, No. 2, pp. 395-401, 1988
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 17 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2014
Suresh Sethi and Michael I. Taksar
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Missouri at Columbia - Department of Mathematics (Deceased)
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Consumption/portfolio problem, investment-consumption problem, dynamic programming, stochastic control, R. C. Merton

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A Stochastic Volatility Model and Optimal Portfolio Selection

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 23 Oct 2012
Xudong Zeng and Michael I. Taksar
Shanghai University of Finance and Economics, School of Finance and University of Missouri at Columbia - Department of Mathematics (Deceased)
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Optimal portfolio, HJB equation, Stochastic volatility, HARA utility, Heston model, Square-root process

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Capacity and Production Decisions in Stochastic Manufacturing Systems: An Asymptotic Optimal Hierarchical Approach

Production and Operations Management, Vol. 1, No. 4, pp. 367-392, Fall 1992
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 12 Feb 2008
Michael I. Taksar, Qing Zhang and Suresh Sethi
University of Missouri at Columbia - Department of Mathematics (Deceased), University of Georgia - Department of Mathematics and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Hierarchical Decision Making, Capacity Expansion, Production Planning, Dynamic Progrramming, Markov Processes, Near-Optimal Decisions

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Capital Growth under Transaction Costs: An Analysis Based on the Von Neumann-Gale Model

Swiss Finance Institute Research Paper No. 08-07
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 30 Apr 2008
Wael Bahsoun, Igor V. Evstigneev and Michael I. Taksar
University of Manchester, University of Manchester - Economics, School of Social Sciences and University of Missouri at Columbia - Department of Mathematics (Deceased)
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capital growth theory, transaction costs, numeraire portfolios, random dynamical systems, convex multivalued operators, von Neumann-Gale model, rapid paths

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Inventory Models with Markovian Demands and Cost Functions of Polynomial Growth

Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, Vol. 98, No. 2, pp. 281-323, August 1998
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 14 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 21 Apr 2008
Dirk Beyer, Suresh Sethi and Michael I. Taksar
M-Factor, Inc., University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Missouri at Columbia - Department of Mathematics (Deceased)
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Dynamic inventory models - Markov chains - dynamic programming, finite horizon, infinite horizon , cyclic demand, (s, S)-policy, inventory models, Markov process, cost with polynomial growth, average cost, ergodic problem, base-stockpolicy, incomplete information, partial observations

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Optimal Consumption and Investment Policies with Bankruptcy Modelled by a Diffusion with Delayed Reflection

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 11 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 14 Jan 2010
Suresh Sethi and Michael I. Taksar
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Missouri at Columbia - Department of Mathematics (Deceased)
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Consumption and Investment problem, Portfolio and Consumption problem, bankruptcy, stochastic optimal control, nonterminal bankruptcy, delayed reflection, dynamic programming

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Infinite-Horizon Investment Consumption Model with a Nonterminal Bankruptcy

Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, Vol. 74, No. 2, pp. 333-346, August 1992, Optimal Consumption and Investment with Bankruptcy, Chapter 4, pp. 67-84, Kluwer Academic Press, 1997
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 19 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2010
Suresh Sethi and Michael I. Taksar
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Missouri at Columbia - Department of Mathematics (Deceased)
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Consumption and investment, bankruptcy, infinite-horizon problems, diffusion with delayed reflection, stochastic optimal control, nonterminal bankruptcy

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Optimal Financing of a Corporation Subject to Random Returns

Mathematical Finance, Vol. 12, pp. 155-172, 2002
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 06 Feb 2003
Suresh Sethi and Michael I. Taksar
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Missouri at Columbia - Department of Mathematics (Deceased)
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Explicit Solution of a General Consumption/Portfolio Problem with Subsistence Consumption and Bankruptcy

Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Vol. 16, No. 3-4, pp. 747-768, 1992.
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 15 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2014
Suresh Sethi, Michael I. Taksar and Ernst Presman
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Missouri at Columbia - Department of Mathematics (Deceased) and Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS)
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Consumption/portfolio problem, investment-consumption problem, dynamic programming, stochastic control, subsistence consumption, bankruptcy

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Classical and Impulse Stochastic Control for the Optimization of the Dividend and Risk Policies of an Insurance Firm

Mathematical Finance, Vol. 16, No. 1, pp. 181-202, January 2006
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 21 Jun 2006
Abel Cadenillas, Tahir Choulli, Michael I. Taksar and Lei Zhang
University of Alberta - Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, University of Alberta - Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, University of Missouri at Columbia - Department of Mathematics (Deceased) and University of Queensland - Business School
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On the Fundamental Theorem of Asset Pricing: Random Constraints and Bang-Bang No-Arbitrage Criteria

Mathematical Finance, Vol. 14, No. 2, pp. 201-221, April 2004
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 06 May 2004
Igor V. Evstigneev, Klaus Schurger and Michael I. Taksar
University of Manchester - Economics, School of Social Sciences, University of Bonn - Department of Statistics and University of Missouri at Columbia - Department of Mathematics (Deceased)
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No-arbitrage criteria, portfolio constraints, supermartingale measures, bang-bang control

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Hierarchical Decomposition of Production and Capacity Investment Decisions in Stochastic Manufacturing Systems

International Transactions in Operational Research, Vol. 1, No. 4, pp. 435-451, 1994
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 15 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 14 May 2019
Suresh Sethi, Michael I. Taksar and Qing Zhang
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Missouri at Columbia - Department of Mathematics (Deceased) and University of Georgia - Department of Mathematics
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production, inventory, investment, capital budgeting, planning, optimization; control; systems, Markov, dynamic programming

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Hierarchical Capacity Expansion and Production Planning Decisions in Stochastic Manufacturing Systems

Journal of Operations Management, Vol. 12, No. 3-4, pp. 331-352, June 1995
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 19 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 31 Jan 2019
Suresh Sethi, Michael I. Taksar and Qing Zhang
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Missouri at Columbia - Department of Mathematics (Deceased) and University of Georgia - Department of Mathematics
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Stochastic manufacturing systems, Hierarchical decisions, Capacity expansion,Production planning, Dynamic programming,Asymptotic optimality, Markov process, Singular perturbations, Near optimality, Strategic decisions, Operationa decisions, Decentralization

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Deterministic Equivalent for a Continuous-Time Linear-Convex Stochastic Control Problem

Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, Vol. 64, No. 1, pp. 169-181, January 1990
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 21 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 11 May 2017
Suresh Sethi and Michael I. Taksar
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Missouri at Columbia - Department of Mathematics (Deceased)
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Stochastic control problems, linear-convex optimal control problems, Brownian motion, control process of bounded variation, Green's theorem approach

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Diffusion Approximation for a Controlled Stochastic Manufacturing System with Average Cost Minimization

Mathematics of Operations Research, Vol. 20, No. 4, pp. 895-922, 1995.
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 26 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 11 May 2017
Elena Krichagina, Sheldon Lou, Suresh Sethi and Michael I. Taksar
Independent, Independent, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Missouri at Columbia - Department of Mathematics (Deceased)
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Diffusion approximation, production control, average cost minimization, heavy traffic, Stochastic manufacturing systems, optimal control, asymptotic optmality, singular stochastic control

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An Asymptotic Analysis of Hierarchical Control of Manufacturing Systems Under Uncertainty

Mathematics of Operations Research, Vol. 16, No. 3, pp. 596-608, 1991
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 26 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 09 May 2017
Carnegie Mellon University, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, Koc University - College of Administrative Sciences and Economics and University of Missouri at Columbia - Department of Mathematics (Deceased)
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effects of breakdowns, hierarchical control, Manufacturing systems, optimal control,stochastic machine availability, asymptotic analysis, production planning

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Optimal Production Planning in a Stochastic Manufacturing System with Long-Run Average Cost

Journql of Optimization Theory and Applications, Vol. 92, No. 1, pp. 161-188, January 1997
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 21 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 31 Jan 2019
Suresh Sethi, Wulin Suo, Michael I. Taksar and Qing Zhang
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, Smith School of Business, University of Missouri at Columbia - Department of Mathematics (Deceased) and University of Georgia - Department of Mathematics
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Production planning, stochastic dynamic programming, vanishing discount approach, optimal control, long-run average cost

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Markovian Demand Inventory Models

International Series in Operations Research and Management Science, Vol. 108, 2010
Posted: 18 Jan 2010
Dirk Beyer, Feng Cheng, Suresh Sethi and Michael I. Taksar
M-Factor, Inc., IBM Research, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Missouri at Columbia - Department of Mathematics (Deceased)

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Inventory model, dynamic programming, Markovian demand, discounted cost models, average cost models, Basestock policy, (s,S) policy, state-dependent

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A Verification Theorem in General Equilibrium Model of Asset Prices

STOCHASTIC ANALYSIS, CONTROL, OPTIMIZATION, AND APPLICATIONS: A VOLUME IN HONOR OF WENDELL FLEMING, 1996
Posted: 29 Aug 2009
Chi-fu Huang, Michael I. Taksar and Steven H. Zhu
Long Term Capital Management, University of Missouri at Columbia - Department of Mathematics (Deceased) and Banc of America Merrill Lynch

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Optimal Control, Differential Games, Stochastic Calculation and Optimization

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Producing in a Manufacturing System with Minimum Average Cost

Nonlinear Analysis, Theory, Methods & Applications, Vol. 30, No. 7. pp. 4357-4363, 1997
Posted: 21 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 31 Jan 2019
Suresh Sethi, Wulin Suo, Michael I. Taksar and Qing Zhang
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, Smith School of Business, University of Missouri at Columbia - Department of Mathematics (Deceased) and University of Georgia - Department of Mathematics

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Production planning, stochastic dynamic programming, vanishing discount approach, optimal control, long-run average cost

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Optimal Risk Control and Dividend Distribution Policies. Example of Excess-Of Loss Reinsurance for an Insurance Corporation

Finance and Stochastics, Vol. 4, Issue 3, 2000
Posted: 27 Jun 2000
Soren Asmussen, Bjarne Hojgaard and Michael I. Taksar
Lund University - Department of Mathematical Statistics, Aalborg University and University of Missouri at Columbia - Department of Mathematics (Deceased)

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