Stochastic Dominance and Expected Utility: Survey and Analysis
AbstractWhile Stochastic Dominance has been employed in various forms as early as 1932, it has only been since 1969--1970 that the notion has been developed and extensively employed in the area of economics, finance, agriculture, statistics, marketing and operations research. In this survey, the first-, second- and third-order stochastic dominance rules are discussed with an emphasis on the development in the area since the 1980s.
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Bibliographic InfoArticle provided by INFORMS in its journal Management Science.
Volume (Year): 38 (1992)
Issue (Month): 4 (April)
stochastic dominance application; risky investment choice; stochastic dominance; theory; decision analysis; choice under uncertainty; decision-making; valuation theory: utility/preference theory; risk;
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