This is the second part of our work on Zariski decomposition structures, where we compare two different volume type functions for curve classes. The first function is the polar transform of the volume for divisor classes. The second function captures the asymptotic geometry of curves analogously to the volume function for divisors. We prove that the two functions coincide, generalizing Zariski’s classical result for surfaces to all varieties. Our result confirms the log concavity conjecture of the first named author for weighted mobility of curve classes in an unexpected way, via Legendre–Fenchel type transforms. During the course of the proof, we obtain a refined structure theorem for the movable cone of curves.
"Positivity functions for curves on algebraic varieties." Algebra Number Theory 13 (6) 1243 - 1279, 2019. https://doi.org/10.2140/ant.2019.13.1243