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## Copyright (C) 1995-1998, 2000, 2002, 2005-2007 Kurt Hornik <Kurt.Hornik@wu-wien.ac.at>
##
## This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under
## the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software
## Foundation; either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later
## version.
##
## This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT
## ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or
## FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more
## details.
##
## You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along with
## this program; if not, see <http://www.gnu.org/licenses/>.
## -*- texinfo -*-
## @deftypefn {Function File} {} fvl (@var{r}, @var{n}, @var{l})
## Return the future value at the end of @var{n} periods of an initial
## lump sum investment @var{l}, given a per-period interest rate
## @var{r}.
##
## Note that the rate @var{r} is specified as a fraction (i.e., 0.05,
## not 5 percent).
## @end deftypefn
function v = fvl (r, n, l)
if (nargin != 3)
print_usage ();
endif
if (! (isscalar (r) && r > -1))
error ("fvl: r has to be a scalar > -1");
elseif (! (isscalar (n) && n > 0))
error ("fvl: n has to be a positive scalar");
elseif (! isscalar (l))
error ("fvl: l has to be a scalar");
endif
v = l * (1 + r)^n;
endfunction