Characterization of the Generalized Top-Choice Assumption (Smith) set
AbstractIn this paper, I give a characterization of the Generalized Top-Choice Assumption set of a binary relation in terms of choice from minimal negative consistent superrelations. This result provides a characterization of Schwart's set in tournaments.
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Date of creation: 08 Feb 2009
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Negative Consistency; Generalized Top-Choice Assumption (Smith) set; Generalized Optimal-Choice Axiom (Schwartz) set.;
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- D60 - Microeconomics - - Welfare Economics - - - General
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