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Modeling attitudes toward uncertainty through the use of the Sugeno integral


  • Alain Chateauneuf

    (CES - Centre d'économie de la Sorbonne - UP1 - Université Panthéon-Sorbonne - CNRS - Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique)

  • Michel Grabisch

    () (CES - Centre d'économie de la Sorbonne - UP1 - Université Panthéon-Sorbonne - CNRS - Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique)

  • Agnès Rico

    (LIRIS - Laboratoire d'InfoRmatique en Image et Systèmes d'information - INSA Lyon - Institut National des Sciences Appliquées de Lyon - Université de Lyon - INSA - Institut National des Sciences Appliquées - CNRS - Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique - UCBL - Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1 - Université de Lyon - ECL - École Centrale de Lyon - Université de Lyon - UL2 - Université Lumière - Lyon 2)


The aim of the paper is to present under uncertainty, and in an ordinal framework, an axiomatic treatment of the Sugeno integral in terms of preferences which parallels some earlier derivations devoted to the Choquet integral. Some emphasis is given to the characterization of uncertainty aversion.

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  • Alain Chateauneuf & Michel Grabisch & Agnès Rico, 2008. "Modeling attitudes toward uncertainty through the use of the Sugeno integral," Université Paris1 Panthéon-Sorbonne (Post-Print and Working Papers) halshs-00327700, HAL.
  • Handle: RePEc:hal:cesptp:halshs-00327700
    DOI: 10.1016/j.jmateco.2007.09.003
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    1. Tallon, J.-M. & Chateauneuf, A., 1998. "Diversification, Convex Preferences and Non-Empty Core," Papiers d'Economie Mathématique et Applications 98.32, Université Panthéon-Sorbonne (Paris 1).
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    8. Abdellaoui, Mohammed & Barrios, Carolina & Wakker, Peter P., 2007. "Reconciling introspective utility with revealed preference: Experimental arguments based on prospect theory," Journal of Econometrics, Elsevier, vol. 138(1), pages 356-378, May.
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    Cited by:

    1. Brice Mayag & Michel Grabisch & Christophe Labreuche, 2009. "A characterization of the 2-additive Choquet integral through cardinal information," Université Paris1 Panthéon-Sorbonne (Post-Print and Working Papers) halshs-00445132, HAL.
    2. Brice Mayag & Michel Grabisch & Christophe Labreuche, 2011. "A representation of preferences by the Choquet integral with respect to a 2-additive capacity," Theory and Decision, Springer, vol. 71(3), pages 297-324, September.
    3. Michał Boczek, 2015. "On some risk measures," Collegium of Economic Analysis Annals, Warsaw School of Economics, Collegium of Economic Analysis, issue 37, pages 323-338.


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