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What Should Society Maximise Under Uncertainty?

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  • Takashi Hayashi

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This paper overviews the research on social decision criteria under uncertainty and attempts to provide insights for future directions.

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  • Takashi Hayashi, 2019. "What Should Society Maximise Under Uncertainty?," The Japanese Economic Review, Springer, vol. 70(4), pages 446-478, December.
  • Handle: RePEc:spr:jecrev:v:70:y:2019:i:4:d:10.1111_jere.12230
    DOI: 10.1111/jere.12230
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