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A theory of reference dependent behavior
(2004) Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak,
There is extensive field and experimental evidence in a wide variety of environments showing that behavior depends on a reference point. This paper provides an axiomatic characterization for such behavior. Our approach is ...
Minimal bools of rationales
(2005) Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak,
Kalai, Rubinstein, and Spiegler (2002) propose the rationalization of choice functions that violate the “independence of irrelevant alternatives” axiom through a collection (book) of linear orders (rationales). In this ...
On the equivalence of the two existing extensions of the leximax criterion to the infinite case
(2006) Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak,
Using a common framework, we consider the two existing extensions of the leximax criterion to infinite environments (Arlegi et al. (2005) and Ballester and De Miguel (2003), and show that, though the respective definitions ...
Variable population egalitarian ethics and the critical-level: a note
(2000) Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak,
This paper explores the introduction of a variable critical-level in a variable population context. We focus the attention on the “Critical-Level Egalitarian Rule”, a social evaluation procedure which compares two social ...