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Incomplete preferences on conditional random quantities: Representability by conditional previsions


  • Vantaggi, Barbara


We study "partial" preference relations, defined on an arbitrary set of conditional bounded random quantities: we provide a condition of rationality (interpretable in terms of betting scheme) characterizing preference relations representable by a conditional expectation. Moreover, we study the problem of extending a rational preference relation.

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  • Vantaggi, Barbara, 2010. "Incomplete preferences on conditional random quantities: Representability by conditional previsions," Mathematical Social Sciences, Elsevier, vol. 60(2), pages 104-112, September.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:matsoc:v:60:y:2010:i:2:p:104-112

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