The Product of Capacities and Belief Functions
Capacities (monotone, non-additive set functions) have been suggested to describe situations of uncertainty. We examine the question of how to define the product of two independent capacities. In particular, for the product of two belief functions (totally monotone capacities), there is a unique minimal product belief function. This is characterized in several ways.
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|Publication status:||Published in: Mathematical Social Sciences, 1996, 32(2) pp 95-108|
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