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6]. 2lrgensen and Kort ) or, alternatively, in the debt-equity ratio (Steigum ). In the last contribution it is shown that the optimal plan of the firm can be approximated by a flexible accelerator model of investment despite absence of adjustment costs, leading to a unique saddle point equilibrium. Fascinated by the fact that such a simple optimal solution exists for the model with debt-equity dependent interest rate, in this paper Steigum's framework is studied once again. We propose a generalization of Steigum's framework, where the firm maximizes a discounted utility stream depending on dividends only, by introducing a new objective, in which utility depends on dividends as well as equity.
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INTRODUCTION Optimal control theory has been extensively applied to economics and management science problems. One needs only to skim over books like Kamien and Schwartz (1981), Leonard and van Long (1992) or Sengupta and Fanchon (1997) to acknowledge all insights it can offer in these areas. In sharp contrast is the situation of ethics and ethical behavior. Indeed, the field of ethics has not seen yet any application of optimal control theory, despite the fact that economic and dynamic approaches have proved to be fruitful in many different contexts.
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