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Least concave utility functions

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  • Debreu, Gerard, 1976. "Least concave utility functions," Journal of Mathematical Economics, Elsevier, vol. 3(2), pages 121-129, July.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:mateco:v:3:y:1976:i:2:p:121-129
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