Good and bad objects: the symmetric difference rule
AbstractWe consider the problem of ranking sets of objects, the members of which are mutually compatible. Assuming that each object is either good or bad, we axiomatically characterize a cardinality-based rule which arises naturally in this dichotomous setting.
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Volume (Year): 4 (2004)
Issue (Month): 11 ()
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- Borm, P.E.M. & Dimitrov, D.A. & Hendrickx, R.L.P., 2004. "Good and bad objects: The symmetric difference rule," Open Access publications from Tilburg University urn:nbn:nl:ui:12-141882, Tilburg University.
- D6 - Microeconomics - - Welfare Economics
- D7 - Microeconomics - - Analysis of Collective Decision-Making
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