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VOL. 2007 | 2009 Finite generation of a canonical ring
Yujiro Kawamata

Editor(s) David Jerison, Barry Mazur, Tomasz Mrowka, Wilfried Schmid, Richard P. Stanley, Shing-Tung Yau

Current Developments in Mathematics, 2009: 43-76 (2009)


The purpose of this note is to review an algebraic proof of the finite generation theorem due to Birkar-Cascini-Hacon-McKernan [5] whose method is based on the Minimal Model Program (MMP). An analytic proof by Siu [57] will be reviewed by Mihai Paun.


Published: 1 April 2009
First available in Project Euclid: 5 October 2009

zbMATH: 1183.14010
MathSciNet: MR2532995

Rights: Copyright © 2009 International Press of Boston

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