# John C. Harsanyi

(deceased)## Personal Details

This person is deceased (Date: 09 Aug 2000)First Name: | John |

Middle Name: | C. |

Last Name: | Harsanyi |

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RePEc Short-ID: | pha48 |

https://www.nobelprize.org/prizes/economic-sciences/1994/harsanyi/facts/ | |

Terminal Degree: | 1958 Department of Economics; Stanford University (from RePEc Genealogy) |

## Research output

Jump to: Working papers Articles Chapters Books### Working papers

- Harsanyi, John C. & Selten, Reinhard, 2017.
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**A non-cooperative solution theory with cooperative applications. Chapter 2: Consequences of desirable properties**," Center for Mathematical Economics Working Papers 92, Center for Mathematical Economics, Bielefeld University. - Harsanyi, John C., 2017.
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**Nonlinear social welfare functions or, Do welfare economists have a special exemption from Bayesian rationality?**," Center for Mathematical Economics Working Papers 21, Center for Mathematical Economics, Bielefeld University. - Harsanyi, John C., 2017.
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**A further note on Rawls's theory**," Center for Mathematical Economics Working Papers 22, Center for Mathematical Economics, Bielefeld University. - Harsanyi, John C. & Selten, Reinhard, 2017.
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**A non-cooperative solution theory with cooperative applications. Chapter 1: Preliminary discussion**," Center for Mathematical Economics Working Papers 91, Center for Mathematical Economics, Bielefeld University. - Harsanyi, John C. & Selten, Reinhard, 2017.
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**A general theory of equilibrium selection in games. Chapter 3: Consequence of desirable properties**," Center for Mathematical Economics Working Papers 114, Center for Mathematical Economics, Bielefeld University. - Harsanyi, John C. & Selten, Reinhard, 2017.
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**A general theory of equilibrium selection in games. Chapter 2: Games in standard form**," Center for Mathematical Economics Working Papers 105, Center for Mathematical Economics, Bielefeld University. - Harsanyi, John C. & Selten, Reinhard, 2017.
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**A general theory of equilibrium selection in games. Chapter 5: The solution concept**," Center for Mathematical Economics Working Papers 132, Center for Mathematical Economics, Bielefeld University. - Harsanyi, John C., 2017.
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**The tracing procedure: a Bayesian approach to defining a solution for n-person noncooperative games. Part I**," Center for Mathematical Economics Working Papers 15, Center for Mathematical Economics, Bielefeld University.- Harsanyi, John C., 2017.
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**The tracing procedure: a Bayesian approach to defining a solution for n-person noncooperative games. Part II**," Center for Mathematical Economics Working Papers 16, Center for Mathematical Economics, Bielefeld University.

- Harsanyi, John C., 2017.
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- John C Harsanyi, 1997.
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**Games with incomplete information played by "bayesian" players**," Levine's Working Paper Archive 1175, David K. Levine. - van Damme, E.E.C. & Kühn, H. & Harsanyi, J. & Selten, R. & Weibull, J. & Nash Jr., J. & Hammerstein, P., 1996.
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**The work of John Nash in game theory**," Other publications TiSEM f84995ec-5162-4438-8ca3-8, Tilburg University, School of Economics and Management. - Kuhn, H.W. & Harsanyi, J.C. & Selten, R. & Weibull, J.W. & van Damme, E.E.C. & Nash Jr, J.F. & Hammerstein, P., 1995.
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**The work of John F. Nash Jr. in game theory**," Other publications TiSEM fe698573-e6d1-4080-866e-7, Tilburg University, School of Economics and Management. - Harsanyi, John C., 1995.
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**Autobiography**," Nobel Prize in Economics documents 1994-4, Nobel Prize Committee. - Harsanyi, John C., 1994.
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**Games with Incomplete Information**," Nobel Prize in Economics documents 1994-1, Nobel Prize Committee.- Harsanyi, John C, 1995.
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**Games with Incomplete Information**," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 85(3), pages 291-303, June.

- Harsanyi, John C, 1995.
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- Harsanyi, John C., 1992.
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**Utilities, Preferences and Substantive Goods**," WIDER Working Papers 295422, United Nations University, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).- John C. Harsanyi, 1996.
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**Utilities, preferences, and substantive goods**," Social Choice and Welfare, Springer;The Society for Social Choice and Welfare, vol. 14(1), pages 129-145.

- John C. Harsanyi, 1992.
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**Utilities, Preferences and Substantive Goods**," WIDER Working Paper Series wp-1992-101, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER). - Harsanyi, J.C., 1992.
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**Utilities, Preferences and Substantive Goods**," Research Paper 101, World Institute for Development Economics Research.

- John C. Harsanyi, 1996.
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- John C. Harsanyi, 1958.
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**On Incentives to Forecasters and to Decision Makers Under Uncertainty**," Cowles Foundation Discussion Papers 48, Cowles Foundation for Research in Economics, Yale University. - John C. Harsanyi, 1957.
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**Bargaining in Ignorance of the Opponents' Utility Function**," Cowles Foundation Discussion Papers 46, Cowles Foundation for Research in Economics, Yale University.- John C. Harsanyi, 1962.
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**Bargaining in ignorance of the opponent's utility function**," Journal of Conflict Resolution, Peace Science Society (International), vol. 6(1), pages 29-38, March.

- John C. Harsanyi, 1962.
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### Articles

- Harsanyi, John C., 2007.
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**The Logical Structure Of Philosophical Errors**," Economics and Philosophy, Cambridge University Press, vol. 23(3), pages 349-357, November. - John C. Harsanyi, 1996.
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**Utilities, preferences, and substantive goods**," Social Choice and Welfare, Springer;The Society for Social Choice and Welfare, vol. 14(1), pages 129-145.- John C. Harsanyi, 1992.
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**Utilities, Preferences and Substantive Goods**," WIDER Working Paper Series wp-1992-101, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER). - Harsanyi, J.C., 1992.
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**Utilities, Preferences and Substantive Goods**," Research Paper 101, World Institute for Development Economics Research. - Harsanyi, John C., 1992.
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**Utilities, Preferences and Substantive Goods**," WIDER Working Papers 295422, United Nations University, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).

- John C. Harsanyi, 1992.
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- Harsanyi, John C, 1995.
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**Games with Incomplete Information**," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 85(3), pages 291-303, June.- Harsanyi, John C., 1994.
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**Games with Incomplete Information**," Nobel Prize in Economics documents 1994-1, Nobel Prize Committee.

- Harsanyi, John C., 1994.
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- Harsanyi John C., 1995.
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**A New Theory of Equilibrium Selection for Games with Incomplete Information**," Games and Economic Behavior, Elsevier, vol. 10(2), pages 318-332, August.- Harsanyi, John C., 1995.
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**A new theory of equilibrium selection for games with complete information**," Games and Economic Behavior, Elsevier, vol. 8(1), pages 91-122.

- Harsanyi, John C., 1995.
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- John C. Harsanyi, 1992.
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**In Defense of Game Theory**," Rationality and Society, , vol. 4(1), pages 51-61, January. - Harsanyi, John C., 1987.
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**Morals by Agreement, David Gauthier, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1986, 297 pages**," Economics and Philosophy, Cambridge University Press, vol. 3(2), pages 339-351, October. - Harsanyi, John C., 1982.
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**Solutions for some bargaining games under the Harsanyi-Selten solution theory, part I : Theoretical preliminaries**," Mathematical Social Sciences, Elsevier, vol. 3(2), pages 179-191, September. - Harsanyi, John C., 1982.
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**Solutions for some bargaining games under the Harsanyi-Selten solution theory, part II : Analysis of specific bargaining games**," Mathematical Social Sciences, Elsevier, vol. 3(3), pages 259-279, October. - Harsanyi, John C, 1980.
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**Comments on Roth's Paper, "Values for Games without Side Payments"**," Econometrica, Econometric Society, vol. 48(2), pages 477-477, March. - Harsanyi, John C, 1978.
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**Bayesian Decision Theory and Utilitarian Ethics**," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 68(2), pages 223-228, May. - Harsanyi, John C, 1978.
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**Economics and Ethics: Altruism, Justice, Power: Discussion**," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 68(2), pages 231-232, May. - Bruno Frey & John Harsanyi & James Buchanan & Eric Uslaner & Jeffrey Richelson & Nicholas Miller & Harold Hochman, 1977.
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**Book reviews**," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 32(1), pages 157-174, December. - Harsanyi, John C., 1975.
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**Can the Maximin Principle Serve as a Basis for Morality? A Critique of John Rawls's Theory**," American Political Science Review, Cambridge University Press, vol. 69(2), pages 594-606, June. - Harsanyi, John C., 1974.
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**[no title]**," American Political Science Review, Cambridge University Press, vol. 68(2), pages 730-731, June. - Harsanyi, John C., 1973.
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**Paradoxes of Rationality: Theory of Metagames and Political Behavior. By Nigel Howard. (Cambridge, Mass.: M.I.T. Press, 1971. Pp. 248. $12.95.)**," American Political Science Review, Cambridge University Press, vol. 67(2), pages 599-600, June. - John C. Harsanyi, 1962.
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**Bargaining in ignorance of the opponent's utility function**," Journal of Conflict Resolution, Peace Science Society (International), vol. 6(1), pages 29-38, March.- John C. Harsanyi, 1957.
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**Bargaining in Ignorance of the Opponents' Utility Function**," Cowles Foundation Discussion Papers 46, Cowles Foundation for Research in Economics, Yale University.

- John C. Harsanyi, 1957.
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- John C. Harsanyi, 1961.
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**On the rationality postulates underlying the theory of cooperative games**," Journal of Conflict Resolution, Peace Science Society (International), vol. 5(2), pages 179-196, June. - John C. Harsanyi, 1955.
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**Cardinal Welfare, Individualistic Ethics, and Interpersonal Comparisons of Utility**," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 63, pages 309-309. - John C. Harsanyi, 1954.
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**The Equilibrium Level Of National Employment**," The Economic Record, The Economic Society of Australia, vol. 30(1-2), pages 43-60, May. - John C. Harsanyi, 1953.
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**Welfare Economics of Variable Tastes**," Review of Economic Studies, Oxford University Press, vol. 21(3), pages 204-213. - John C. Harsanyi, 1953.
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**Cardinal Utility in Welfare Economics and in the Theory of Risk-taking**," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 61, pages 434-434.

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### Chapters

- Harsanyi, John C., 1992.
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**Game and decision theoretic models in ethics**," Handbook of Game Theory with Economic Applications, in: R.J. Aumann & S. Hart (ed.), Handbook of Game Theory with Economic Applications, edition 1, volume 1, chapter 19, pages 669-707, Elsevier. - John C. Harsanyi, 1987.
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**Von Neumann-Morgenstern Utilities, Risk Taking, and Welfare**," Palgrave Macmillan Books, in: George R. Feiwel (ed.), Arrow and the Ascent of Modern Economic Theory, chapter 17, pages 545-558, Palgrave Macmillan.

### Books

- John C. Harsanyi & Reinhard Selten, 1988.
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**A General Theory of Equilibrium Selection in Games**," MIT Press Books, The MIT Press, edition 1, volume 1, number 0262582384, February. - Harsanyi,John C., 1986.
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**Rational Behaviour and Bargaining Equilibrium in Games and Social Situations**," Cambridge Books, Cambridge University Press, number 9780521311830, February.

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