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Updating Choquet capacities: a general framework

  • Robert Kast

    ()

    (LAMETA, IDEP, IFP, CNRS)

  • André Lapied

    ()

    (GREQAM, IDEP, Paul Cézanne University)

  • Pascal Toquebeuf

    ()

    (GAINS-TEPP)

Several updating rules for Choquet capacities have been proposed in the literature. We propose to study them in a general framework consisting of extending the definition of conditional expectations to the Choquet case. Then we adopt several relations between unconditional and conditional expectations and observe which updating rule is able to resolve such and such a relation. It allows to specify which updating rule should be used depending on the decision context.

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Volume (Year): 32 (2012)
Issue (Month): 2 ()
Pages: 1495-1503

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