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Is Giffen behaviour compatible with the axioms of consumer theory?

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  • Moffatt, Peter G., 2002. "Is Giffen behaviour compatible with the axioms of consumer theory?," Journal of Mathematical Economics, Elsevier, vol. 37(4), pages 259-267, July.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:mateco:v:37:y:2002:i:4:p:259-267
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    8. Kris De Jaegher, 2008. "Benchmark Two‐Good Utility Functions," Manchester School, University of Manchester, vol. 76(1), pages 44-65, January.
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