Generating Globally Regular Indirect Utility Functions
AbstractDespite their scarcity in the literature, an abundance of globally regular indirect utility functions, involving as many parameters as desired, exists. They are easily constructed as a function of simple homothetic component utilities.
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Length: 6 pages
Date of creation: Aug 2004
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Global regularity; indirect utility functions;
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