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Jointly Continuous Order Homomorphisms

  • Douglas S. Bridges
  • Ghanshyam B. Mehta
Part of the Lecture Notes in Economics and Mathematical Systems book series (LNE, volume 422)

Abstract

In this chapter we discuss several approaches to the construction of what economists call jointly continuous utility functions: that is, utility functions that depend continuously on the consumer, the consumption set, and the preference relation.

Keywords

Topological Space Preference Relation Compact Hausdorff Space Compact Neighbourhood Nonempty Closed Subset 
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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • Douglas S. Bridges
    • 1
  • Ghanshyam B. Mehta
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Mathematics and StatisticsUniversity of WaikatoHamiltonNew Zealand
  2. 2.Department of EconomicsUniversity of QueenslandBrisbaneAustralia

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