New axiomatic characterizations of utilitarianism
AbstractWe give new axiomatic characterizations of utilitarianism in the absence of the unrestricted domain assumption, examine independence of proposed axioms, and discuss connections between our axioms and the known ones.
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Volume (Year): 58 (2009)
Issue (Month): 1 (July)
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