From preferences to Cobb-Douglas utility
AbstractWe provide characterizations of preferences representable by a Cobb-Douglas utility function.
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Length: 6 pages
Date of creation: 10 Oct 2008
Date of revision: 13 Oct 2008
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Preferences; Utility theory; Cobb-Douglas;
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