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    • Freedom of choice: John Stuart Mill and the tree of life 

      Alcalde Unzu, Jorge Upna Orcid; Ballester Oyarzun, Miguel Ángel Upna; Nieto Vázquez, Jorge Upna (Springer-Verlag, 2012)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      This essay deals with the notion and content of freedom of choice proposing a new set up and a new family of measures for this concept which is, indeed, an ethical value of paramount importance in a well ordered and open ...
    • Freedom of choice: the leximax criterion in the infinite case 

      Arlegi Pérez, Ricardo Upna Orcid; Besada, M.; Nieto Vázquez, Jorge Upna; Vázquez, C. (2006)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      Many recent works have investigated the problem of extending a preference over a set of alternatives to its power set, in an attempt to provide a formal representation of the notion of freedom of choice. In general, results ...
    • On freedom of choice, ambiguity, and the preference for easy choices 

      Arlegi Pérez, Ricardo Upna Orcid; Dimitrov, Dinko (2006)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      This paper is devoted to the study of opportunity set comparisons when the characteristics of the options within the sets in question may be ambiguous. We assume that agents display a preference for freedom of choice, but ...
    • On procedural freedom of choice 

      Arlegi Pérez, Ricardo Upna Orcid; Dimitrov, Dinko (2004)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      Numerous works in the last decade have analyzed the question of how to compare opportunity sets as a way to measure and evaluate individual freedom of choice. This paper defends that, in many contexts, external procedural ...