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The veil of public ignorance

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Economic Theory.

Volume (Year): 119 (2004)
Issue (Month): 2 (December)
Pages: 247-270

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Handle: RePEc:eee:jetheo:v:119:y:2004:i:2:p:247-270

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Cited by:
  1. Hellman, Ziv, 2007. "Iterated Expectations, Compact Spaces and Common Priors," MPRA Paper 3794, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  2. Klaus Nehring, 2005. "The (Im)Possibility of a Paretian Rational," Economics Working Papers 0068, Institute for Advanced Study, School of Social Science.
  3. Geoffroy de Clippel & David Perez-Castrillo & David Wettstein, 2010. "Egalitarian Equivalence under Asymmetric Information," Working Papers 2010-5, Brown University, Department of Economics.
  4. Geoffroy de Clippel, 2010. "Copmment on Egalitarianism under Incomplete Information," Working Papers 2010-4, Brown University, Department of Economics.
  5. Kleiner, Andreas & Drexl, Moritz, 2013. "Why Voting? A Welfare Analysis," Annual Conference 2013 (Duesseldorf): Competition Policy and Regulation in a Global Economic Order 79886, Verein für Socialpolitik / German Economic Association.
  6. Geoffroy de Clippel, 2010. "Copmment on "The Veil of Public Ignorance"," Working Papers 2010-3, Brown University, Department of Economics.

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