By Daniel W. Stroock

Provides a extra obtainable advent than different books on Markov strategies by way of emphasizing the constitution of the topic and heading off refined degree theory

Leads the reader to a rigorous realizing of easy theory

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1, P l P t with density zt and E{z t/J^} is a measurable function of ££). ). Reasoning similarly, we see that P l Pl for all t G R + . 22) e {v ^ } = e{V ^ + }- Evidently, p f = Qt and = ^ t+. 23) E { z t/ ^ f + } = E{zt/ / t } . 21). 2. 5) (here we write At and pt instead of A*(£*) and pt(£*), respectively). 21). R emark 1. 2 . It is most difficult to check conditions VII) and IX). The (rn)uniqueness (condition VII)) has been established so far for semimartingales with determined triples of predictable characteristics, diffusion-type processes, counting processes [155, 156], and Markov processes [113, 159].

24). Let us prove the second assertion. Let /3 be an arbitrary number in [0,1], and let (At) be an arbitrary family of sets in © 4 such that P t(At) —>(3 as t —►oo. Then for the test 5t = x(At) we have /3(St) = P t(A< f) —> 1 - /? as £ —> oo. 25). □ The contiguity of families of hypotheses. 8. A family of hypotheses (H 4) is said to be contiguous to a family of hypotheses ( i f 4) (denoted ( i f 4) <\ ( i f 4)) if for any test St £ E 4 such that a(5t) “ + 0, t —> oo, we have /3(8t) —> 1, t —> oo.

23) E { z t/ ^ f + } = E{zt/ / t } . 21). 2. 5) (here we write At and pt instead of A*(£*) and pt(£*), respectively). 21). R emark 1. 2 . It is most difficult to check conditions VII) and IX). The (rn)uniqueness (condition VII)) has been established so far for semimartingales with determined triples of predictable characteristics, diffusion-type processes, counting processes [155, 156], and Markov processes [113, 159]. As for condition IX), it should be observed that it is related to the problem of representation of martingales ([13], Proposition 3), considered in [26, 98, 152, 153, 155, 156], Now let us assume that on a measurable space (Cl, Q) with filtration (Qt) we are given a parametric family of probability measures (P#, 6 G 0 ), where 0 c R fe is an open set.