## Institute of Mathematical Statistics Lecture Notes - Monograph Series

- Lecture Notes--Monograph Series
- Volume 30, 1996, 7-12

### The gambler's ruin problem for periodic walks

#### Chapter information

**Source***Statistics, probability and game theory: Papers in honor of David Blackwell* (Hayward, CA: Institute of Mathematical Statistics, 1996)

**Dates**

First available in Project Euclid: 7 July 2008

**Permanent link to this document**

https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.lnms/1215453561

**Digital Object Identifier**

doi:10.1214/lnms/1215453561

**Mathematical Reviews number (MathSciNet)**

MR1481769

**Subjects**

Primary: 60J15

Secondary: 60G40: Stopping times; optimal stopping problems; gambling theory [See also 62L15, 91A60] 60J60: Diffusion processes [See also 58J65]

**Rights**

Copyright © 1996, Institute of Mathematical Statistics

#### Citation

Dubins, Lester E. The gambler's ruin problem for periodic walks. Statistics, probability and game theory, 7--12, Institute of Mathematical Statistics, Hayward, CA, 1996. doi:10.1214/lnms/1215453561. https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.lnms/1215453561