A Representation Theorem for Domains with Discrete and Continuous Variables
AbstractThis paper proves a new representation theorem for domains with both discrete and continuous variables. The result generalizes Debreu's well-known representation theorem on connected domains. A strengthening of the standard continuity axiom is used in order to guarantee the existence of a representation. A generalization of the main theorem and an application of the more general result are also presented.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Universite de Montreal, Departement de sciences economiques in its series Cahiers de recherche with number 2001-16.
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Date of creation: 2001
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- Blackorby, C. & Bossert, W. & Donaldson, D., 2001. "A Representation Theorem for Domains with Discrete and Continuous Variables," Cahiers de recherche 2001-16, Centre interuniversitaire de recherche en économie quantitative, CIREQ.
- C20 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Single Equation Models; Single Variables - - - General
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