Utilitarianism for infinite utility streams: summable differences and finite averages
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KeywordsIntergenerational equity; aggregating infinite utility streams; ethical social welfare relations;
- D63 - Microeconomics - - Welfare Economics - - - Equity, Justice, Inequality, and Other Normative Criteria and Measurement
- D70 - Microeconomics - - Analysis of Collective Decision-Making - - - General
- D90 - Microeconomics - - Micro-Based Behavioral Economics - - - General
NEP fieldsThis paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-ALL-2014-04-11 (All new papers)
- NEP-GER-2014-04-11 (German Papers)
- NEP-UPT-2014-04-11 (Utility Models & Prospect Theory)
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