Mean field forward-backward stochastic differential equations

René Carmona (Princeton University)
François Delarue (Université de Nice Sophia-Antipolis)


The purpose of this note is to provide an existence result for the solution of fully coupled Forward Backward Stochastic Differential Equations (FBSDEs) of the mean field type. These equations occur in the study of mean field games and the optimal control of dynamics of the McKean Vlasov type.

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Publication Date: August 7, 2013

DOI: 10.1214/ECP.v18-2446


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