### Abstract

We prove functional laws of the iterated logarithm for L^{0}_{n}, the number of returns to the origin, up to step n, of recurrent random walks on Z^{2} with slowly varying partial Green's function. We find two distinct functional laws of the iterated logarithm depending on the scaling used. In the special case of finite variance random walks, we obtain one limit set for L^{0}n^{cursive Greek chi}/(log n log_{3} n) ; 0 ≤ cursive Greek chi ≤ 1, and a different limit set for L^{0}_{cursive Greek chin}/(log n log_{3} n) ; 0 ≤ cursive Greek chi ≤ 1. In both cases the limit sets are classes of distribution functions, with convergence in the weak topology.

Original language | English |
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Pages (from-to) | 545-563 |

Number of pages | 19 |

Journal | Annales de l'institut Henri Poincare (B) Probability and Statistics |

Volume | 34 |

Issue number | 4 |

Publication status | Published - Jul 1998 |

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*Annales de l'institut Henri Poincare (B) Probability and Statistics*,

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**Functional laws of the iterated logarithm for local times of recurrent random walks on Z ^{2}.** / Csáki, Endre; Révész, Pál; Rosen, Jay.

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N2 - We prove functional laws of the iterated logarithm for L0n, the number of returns to the origin, up to step n, of recurrent random walks on Z2 with slowly varying partial Green's function. We find two distinct functional laws of the iterated logarithm depending on the scaling used. In the special case of finite variance random walks, we obtain one limit set for L0ncursive Greek chi/(log n log3 n) ; 0 ≤ cursive Greek chi ≤ 1, and a different limit set for L0cursive Greek chin/(log n log3 n) ; 0 ≤ cursive Greek chi ≤ 1. In both cases the limit sets are classes of distribution functions, with convergence in the weak topology.

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