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Utility functions on locally connected spaces


  • Candeal, Juan C.
  • Indurain, Esteban
  • Mehta, Ghanshyam B.


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  • Candeal, Juan C. & Indurain, Esteban & Mehta, Ghanshyam B., 2004. "Utility functions on locally connected spaces," Journal of Mathematical Economics, Elsevier, vol. 40(6), pages 701-711, September.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:mateco:v:40:y:2004:i:6:p:701-711

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    1. Gori, Michele & Pianigiani, Giulio, 2010. "On the Arrow-Hahn utility representation method," Mathematical Social Sciences, Elsevier, vol. 59(3), pages 282-287, May.
    2. Gutiérrez, José Manuel, 2009. "A characterization of compactness through preferences," Mathematical Social Sciences, Elsevier, vol. 57(1), pages 131-133, January.
    3. Campion, Maria J. & Candeal, Juan C. & Indurain, Esteban, 2006. "The existence of utility functions for weakly continuous preferences on a Banach space," Mathematical Social Sciences, Elsevier, vol. 51(2), pages 227-237, March.
    4. Stan Palasek, 2015. "Existence of continuous euclidean embeddings for a weak class of orders," Papers 1508.00607,, revised Aug 2016.
    5. Dino Borie, 2012. "Social Decision Theory and Non-strategic Behaviour," GREDEG Working Papers 2012-10, Groupe de REcherche en Droit, Economie, Gestion (GREDEG CNRS), University of Nice Sophia Antipolis.

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