Decision Theory and Decision Analysis: Trends and Challenges

  • Sixto Ríos

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Overviews

  3. Theory and Foundations

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 79-79
    2. Yves Coignard, Jean-Yves Jaffray
      Pages 81-90
    3. David Ríos Insua, Jacinto Martín
      Pages 103-111
    4. Romano Isler, Gianni Bosi
      Pages 139-145
    5. Pilar Ibarrola, Ricardo Velez
      Pages 147-159
  4. Applications

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 161-161
    2. Hein Fennema, Peter Wakker
      Pages 163-175
    3. Jean-Yves Jaffray, Tanios Saïd
      Pages 207-222
    4. Enrique Ballestero, Carlos Romero
      Pages 223-232
    5. S. Ríos, S. Ríos-Insua, D. Ríos Insua, J. G. Pachón
      Pages 233-242
    6. R. Straubel, B. Holznagel, A. Wittmüss, U. Bärmann
      Pages 243-258

About this book


Decision Theory and Decision Analysis: Trends and Challenges is divided into three parts. The first part, overviews, provides state-of-the-art surveys of various aspects of decision analysis and utility theory. The second part, theory and foundations, includes theoretical contributions on decision-making under uncertainty, partial beliefs and preferences. The third section, applications, reflects the real possibilities of recent theoretical developments such as non-expected utility theories, multicriteria decision techniques, and how these improve our understanding of other areas including artificial intelligence, economics, and environmental studies.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Sixto Ríos
    • 1
  1. 1.Real Academia de CienciasMadridSpain

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