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Sense of impartiality

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  • Jean Fernand Nguema

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    (LAMETA Université Montpellier 1 UFR Sciences Economique)

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    The distribution of indivisible good in a society has social implications on individual behavior. In this paper, I present a model of choice which permit the quantification of the sense of impartiality. This model has implication in the choice of a winner of an indivisible good among a group of eligible individuals

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    Article provided by AccessEcon in its journal Economics Bulletin.

    Volume (Year): 4 (2003)
    Issue (Month): 31 ()
    Pages: 1-7

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    Handle: RePEc:ebl:ecbull:eb-03d60004

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    1. Heufer, Jan, 2013. "Quasiconcave preferences on the probability simplex: A nonparametric analysis," Mathematical Social Sciences, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 65(1), pages 21-30.

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