Notes on supermodularity and increasing differences in expected utility
Many choice-theoretic and game-theoretic applications in Economics invoke some form of supermodularity or increasing differences for objective functions defined on lattices. These notes provide axiomatic foundations for these properties on expected-utility representations of preferences over lotteries.
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- Chambers, Christopher P. & Echenique, Federico, 2009. "Supermodularity and preferences," Journal of Economic Theory, Elsevier, vol. 144(3), pages 1004-1014, May.
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