Using a new approach, an extended version of Spitzer's integral representation for stationary measures of a discrete branching process is obtained. This result is used to provide a complete solution to a problem in damage models satisfying a generalized Rao-Rubin condition.
Abdulhamid A. Alzaid. C. Radhakrishna Rao. D. N. Shanbhag. "An Extension of Spitzer's Integral Representation Theorem with an Application." Ann. Probab. 15 (3) 1210 - 1216, July, 1987. https://doi.org/10.1214/aop/1176992092