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© 1990

Utility and Probability

  • Editors
  • John Eatwell
  • Murray Milgate
  • Peter Newman

Part of the The New Palgrave book series (NPA)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Douglas Blair
    Pages 1-2
  3. Maurice Allais
    Pages 3-9
  4. D. V. Lindley
    Pages 10-11
  5. S. L. Zabell
    Pages 12-14
  6. Herbert A. Simon
    Pages 15-18
  7. Xavier Freixas
    Pages 19-21
  8. Zvi Safra
    Pages 22-24
  9. Peter Newman
    Pages 38-69
  10. David Schmeidler, Peter Wakker
    Pages 70-78
  11. Mark J. Machina
    Pages 79-95
  12. Giancarlo Gandolfo
    Pages 96-98
  13. Jürg Niehans
    Pages 99-107
  14. Larry G. Epstein
    Pages 108-115
  15. Paul W. Humphreys
    Pages 116-120
  16. Peter C. Fishburn
    Pages 121-127
  17. John C. Harsanyi
    Pages 128-133
  18. C. Blackorby
    Pages 134-135
  19. Mordecai Kurz
    Pages 136-141

About this book

Introduction

This is an excerpt from the 4-volume dictionary of economics, a reference book which aims to define the subject of economics today. 1300 subject entries in the complete work cover the broad themes of economic theory. This extract concentrates on utility and probability.

Keywords

bounded rationality decision theory economic theory economics Hermann Heinrich Gossen utility theory

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