A KKM-result and an application for binary and non-binary choice functions
AbstractBy generalizing the classical Knaster-Kuratowski-Mazurkiewicz Theorem, we obtain a result that provides sufficient conditions to ensure the non-emptiness of several kinds of choice functions. This result generalizes well-known results on the existence of maximal elements for binary relations (Bergstrom ; Walker ; Tian ), on the non-emptiness of non-binary choice functions (Nehring ; Llinares and Sánchez ) and on the non-emptiness of some classical solutions for tournaments (top cycle and uncovered set) on non-finite sets. Copyright Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2003
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- Begoña Subiza, 2000. "A Kkm-Result And An Application For Binary And Non-Binary Choice Functions," Working Papers. Serie AD 2000-04, Instituto Valenciano de Investigaciones Económicas, S.A. (Ivie).
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