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### 2010, Volume 60, Issue 1

### 2010, Volume 59, Issue 3

**271-281 Limit behavior of the exponential voter model***by*Agapie, Alexandru & Höns, Robin & Agapie, Adriana**282-287 On the Arrow-Hahn utility representation method***by*Gori, Michele & Pianigiani, Giulio**288-298 On the qualitative properties of the optimal income tax***by*Ruiz del Portal, X.**299-305 On social welfare functionals: Representation theorems and equivalence classes***by*Levin, Vladimir L.**306-313 A stability index for local effectivity functions***by*Abdou, Joseph**314-318 Irreversible investment with Cox-Ingersoll-Ross type mean reversion***by*Ewald, Christian-Oliver & Wang, Wen-Kai**319-322 Local strict envy-freeness in large economies***by*Cato, Susumu**323-325 What kind of preference maximization does the weak axiom of revealed non-inferiority characterize?***by*Lombardi, Michele**326-329 On the uses of the monotonicity and independence axioms in models of ambiguity aversion***by*Nascimento, Leandro & Riella, Gil**330-342 Conditions for some balances of economic system: An input-output analysis using the spectral theory of nonnegative matrices***by*Zeng, Lisheng**343-348 Evaluation of thresholds for power mean-based and other divisor methods of apportionment***by*Jones, Michael A. & Wilson, Jennifer M.**349-359 An essay on the generational effect of employment protection***by*Chen, Yu-Fu & Zoega, Gylfi**360-363 Impossibilities for roommate problems***by*Özkal-Sanver, Ipek**364-365 Generic finiteness of outcome distributions for two-person game forms with three outcomes***by*Pimienta, Carlos

### 2010, Volume 59, Issue 2

**145-147 Introduction to the special issue on sustainability***by*Boucekkine, R.**148-169 Sustainability and discounted utilitarianism in models of economic growth***by*Asheim, Geir B. & Mitra, Tapan**170-183 Fair intergenerational sharing of a natural resource***by*d'Albis, Hippolyte & Ambec, Stefan**184-192 The foundations of statistics with black swans***by*Chichilnisky, Graciela**193-207 The zero discounting and maximin optimal paths in a simple model of global warming***by*d'Autume, Antoine & Hartwick, John M. & Schubert, Katheline**208-226 Dynamic core-theoretic cooperation in a two-dimensional international environmental model***by*Germain, Marc & Tulkens, Henry & Magnus, Alphonse**227-238 On the Golden Rule of capital accumulation under endogenous longevity***by*de la Croix, David & Ponthiere, Gregory**239-248 Family regulation as a moving target in the demographic transition***by*Bonneuil, Noël**249-270 On rational exuberance***by*Bosi, Stefano & Seegmuller, Thomas

### 2010, Volume 59, Issue 1

**1-14 The no-trade interval of Dow and Werlang: Some clarifications***by*Chateauneuf, Alain & Ventura, Caroline**15-25 A trichotomy of attitudes for decision-making under complete ignorance***by*Congar, Ronan & Maniquet, François**26-37 Two-player envy-free multi-cake division***by*Cloutier, John & Nyman, Kathryn L. & Su, Francis Edward**38-45 Outcomes of bargaining and planning in single facility location problems***by*Kawamori, Tomohiko & Yamaguchi, Kazuo**46-52 Farsighted stability of the competitive allocations in an exchange economy with indivisible goods***by*Kawasaki, Ryo**53-73 The instability of instability of centered distributions***by*Tovey, Craig A.**74-87 The almost surely shrinking yolk***by*Tovey, Craig A.**88-101 A critique of distributional analysis in the spatial model***by*Tovey, Craig A.**102-109 Approximation of the yolk by the LP yolk***by*McKelvey, Richard & Tovey, Craig A.**110-119 Weak undominance in scoring rule elections***by*Dellis, Arnaud**120-144 On efficiency and local uniqueness in two-sector OLG economies***by*Drugeon, Jean-Pierre & Nourry, Carine & Venditti, Alain

### 2009, Volume 58, Issue 3

**279-289 Common theories***by*Salonen, Hannu**290-309 An epistemic model of an agent who does not reflect on reasoning processes***by*Zimper, Alexander**310-321 On the stability of evolutionary dynamics in games with incomplete information***by*Amann, Erwin & Possajennikov, Alex**322-340 Values on regular games under Kirchhoff's laws***by*Lange, Fabien & Grabisch, Michel**341-353 A linear proportional effort allocation rule***by*Kamijo, Yoshio**354-366 Aggregation and decision making using ranked data***by*Bargagliotti, Anna E.**367-375 Minimal-axiom characterizations of the Coleman and Banzhaf indices of voting power***by*Barua, Rana & Chakravarty, Satya R. & Sarkar, Palash**376-392 Inductive item tree analysis: Corrections, improvements, and comparisons***by*Sargin, Anatol & Ünlü, Ali**393-397 Optimal prevention and prudence in a two-period model***by*Menegatti, Mario

### 2009, Volume 58, Issue 2

**145-157 Price competition with population uncertainty***by*Ritzberger, Klaus**158-172 Power to youth: Designing democracy for long-term well-being***by*Gersbach, Hans & Kleinschmidt, Tobias**173-189 Smoothing preference kinks with information***by*Chambers, Robert G. & Melkonyan, Tigran**190-201 The mathematics of Ponzi schemes***by*Artzrouni, Marc**202-213 Values of games with graph restricted communication and a priori unions***by*Alonso-Meijide, J.M. & Álvarez-Mozos, M. & Fiestras-Janeiro, M.G.**214-225 A core of voting games with improved foresight***by*Diffo Lambo, Lawrence & Tchantcho, Bertrand & Moulen, Joël**226-237 Stereotype formation as trait aggregation***by*Can, Burak & Sanver, M. Remzi**238-250 Maximizing the minimum voter satisfaction on spanning trees***by*Darmann, Andreas & Klamler, Christian & Pferschy, Ulrich**251-255 Social choice theory without Pareto: The pivotal voter approach***by*Miller, Michael K.**256-264 The relation between non-bossiness and monotonicity***by*Mizukami, Hideki & Wakayama, Takuma**265-271 The Arrow paradox with fuzzy preferences***by*Subramanian, S.**272-277 Statistical calibration: A simplification of Foster's proof***by*Carvajal, Andrés

### 2009, Volume 58, Issue 1

**1-7 The values of relative risk aversion and prudence: A context-free interpretation***by*Eeckhoudt, Louis & Etner, Johanna & Schroyen, Fred**8-14 Elementary non-Archimedean utility theory***by*Herzberg, Frederik**15-24 New axiomatic characterizations of utilitarianism***by*Levin, Vladimir L.**25-34 Measuring inequality with interval data***by*Beckman, Steve & James Smith, W. & Zheng, Buhong**35-57 Asymptotics of the minimum manipulating coalition size for positional voting rules under impartial culture behaviour***by*Pritchard, Geoffrey & Wilson, Mark C.**58-63 Threshold aggregation of multi-graded rankings***by*Woeginger, Gerhard J.**64-83 On the ranking of bilateral bargaining opponents***by*Cressman, Ross & Gallego, Maria**84-97 The private value of a patent: A cooperative approach***by*Jelnov, Artyom & Tauman, Yair**98-109 Farsighted stability in provision of perfectly "Lumpy" public goods***by*Kawasaki, Ryo & Muto, Shigeo**110-120 Harmful competition in all-pay auctions***by*Menicucci, Domenico**121-131 Network flow problems and permutationally concave games***by*Trudeau, Christian**132-141 Pure strategy equilibria in large demographic summary games***by*Kolpin, Van**142-144 Erratum to: "Sufficiency in Blackwell's theorem" [Math. Social Sci. 46(1) (2003) 21-25]***by*Bielinska-Kwapisz, Agnieszka

### 2009, Volume 57, Issue 3

**289-291 Voting theory and preference modeling***by*Roberts, Fred & Tsoukis, Alexis**292-303 A survey on the complexity of tournament solutions***by*Hudry, Olivier**304-324 Sequential composition of voting rules in multi-issue domains***by*Lang, Jrme & Xia, Lirong**325-332 Removal independent consensus methods for closed [beta]-systems of sets***by*Crown, Gary D. & Janowitz, Melvin F. & Powers, Robert C.**333-338 Consensus rules based on decisive families: The case of hierarchies***by*McMorris, F.R. & Powers, Robert C.**339-366 Who has the power in the EU?***by*Barr, Jason & Passarelli, Francesco**367-388 Representing interval orders by weighted bases: Some complexity results***by*Marquis, Pierre & Öztürk, Meltem**389-405 A characterization of the prudent order preference function***by*Lamboray, Claude

### 2009, Volume 57, Issue 2

**143-154 Cooperative production and efficiency***by*Beviá, Carmen & Corchón, Luis C.**155-160 A note on the group bargaining solution***by*Zhang, Xiaodong**161-176 Implementing endogenous inside options in Nash wage bargaining models***by*Knabe, Andreas**177-187 Two support results for the Kalai-Smorodinsky solution in small object division markets***by*Haake, Claus-Jochen**188-198 Informational requirements of social choice rules***by*Sato, Shin**199-212 Statistical comparison of aggregation rules for votes***by*Truchon, Michel & Gordon, Stephen**213-222 An invariance result for homogeneous juries with correlated votes***by*Kaniovski, Serguei**223-244 Opinion dynamics using majority functions***by*Melatagia Yonta, Paulin & Ndoundam, René**245-261 Scott-Suppes representability of semiorders: Internal conditions***by*Abrísqueta, Francisco J. & Candeal, Juan C. & Induráin, Esteban & Zudaire, Margarita**262-278 A general principal-agent setting with non-differentiable mechanisms: Some examples***by*Ruiz del Portal, X.**279-281 [alpha]-maxmin solutions to fair division problems and the structure of the set of Pareto utility profiles***by*Hüsseinov, F.**282-284 The complexity of computing the Muirhead-Dalton distance***by*Deineko, Vladimir G. & Klinz, Bettina & Woeginger, Gerhard J.**285-286 Erratum to: "Marginalist and efficient values for TU games" [Math. Social. Sci. 38 (1) (1999) 45-54]***by*Khmelnitskaya, Anna B.

### 2009, Volume 57, Issue 1

**1-15 Nash rationalization of collective choice over lotteries***by*Demuynck, Thomas & Lauwers, Luc**16-25 On the coincidence of the prenucleolus and the Shapley value***by*Kar, Anirban & Mitra, Manipushpak & Mutuswami, Suresh**26-47 Committees and reciprocity***by*Hahn, Volker & Mühe, Felix**48-57 Strategy-proof social choice with exogenous indifference classes***by*Sato, Shin**58-66 Reason-based choice correspondences***by*Lombardi, Michele**67-95 Updating our beliefs about inconsistency: The Monty-Hall case***by*Baratgin, Jean**96-109 A general extension result with applications to convexity, homotheticity and monotonicity***by*Demuynck, Thomas**110-116 Endogenous link strength in directed communication networks***by*Deroian, F.**117-130 The problem of meaningfulness: Weber's law, Guilford's power law, and the near-miss-to-Weber's law***by*Augustin, Thomas**131-133 A characterization of compactness through preferences***by*Gutiérrez, José Manuel**134-142 Random assignment of multiple indivisible objects***by*Kojima, Fuhito

### 2008, Volume 56, Issue 3

**303-313 Farsighted coalitional stability in TU-games***by*Béal, Sylvain & Durieu, Jacques & Solal, Philippe**314-320 Coalition formation in games without side payments***by*Centrone, F. & Meo, C.**321-335 Potential approach and characterizations of a Shapley value in multi-choice games***by*Hwang, Yan-An & Liao, Yu-Hsien**336-349 Implementation of weighted values in hierarchical and horizontal cooperation structures***by*Kamijo, Yoshio**350-354 Non-manipulable assignment of individuals to positions revisited***by*Andersson, Tommy & Svensson, Lars-Gunnar**355-365 Voting with preferences over margins of victory***by*Llavador, Humberto**366-385 Committees, sequential voting and transparency***by*Hahn, Volker**386-388 On the non-equivalence of weak and strict preference***by*Rechenauer, Martin**389-394 Utility representation of lower separable preferences***by*YIlmaz, Özgür**395-409 Codification schemes and finite automata***by*Hernández, Penélope & Urbano, Amparo**410-438 Licensing of a quality-improving innovation***by*Stamatopoulos, Giorgos & Tauman, Yair**439-447 A note on Boiteux' surplus function and dual Pareto efficiency***by*Courtault, Jean-Michel & Crettez, Bertrand & Hayek, Naila**448-455 Intuitive and noncompetitive equilibria in weakly efficient auctions with entry costs***by*Miralles, Antonio

### 2008, Volume 56, Issue 2

**149-165 Cubical token systems***by*Ovchinnikov, Sergei**166-184 Divisor methods for proportional representation systems: An optimization approach to vector and matrix apportionment problems***by*Gaffke, Norbert & Pukelsheim, Friedrich**185-194 Exact capacities and star-shaped distorted probabilities***by*Aouani, Zaier & Chateauneuf, Alain**195-206 Maximizing an interval order on compact subsets of its domain***by*Kukushkin, Nikolai S.**207-223 Playing off-line games with bounded rationality***by*Renault, Jérôme & Scarsini, Marco & Tomala, Tristan**224-232 An axiomatic characterization of the Hirsch-index***by*Woeginger, Gerhard J.**233-239 Benchmarking the effective literacy rate***by*Lee, Travis**240-253 Apportionment methods***by*Niemeyer, Horst F. & Niemeyer, Alice C.**254-268 Computing the minimal covering set***by*Brandt, Felix & Fischer, Felix**269-282 A general procedure to compute mixed modified semivalues for cooperative games with structure of coalition blocks***by*Amer, Rafael & Giménez, José Miguel**283-295 Position-specific information in social networks: Are you connected?***by*McBride, Michael**296-300 The exact lower bound for the Coleman index of the power of a collectivity for a special class of simple majority games***by*Roy, Sonali

### 2008, Volume 56, Issue 1

**1-26 Minimal belief revision leads to backward induction***by*Perea, Andrés**27-43 Evolutionary dynamics may eliminate all strategies used in correlated equilibrium***by*Viossat, Yannick**44-74 Discounted and finitely repeated minority games with public signals***by*Renault, Jérôme & Scarlatti, Sergio & Scarsini, Marco**75-95 Common agency games: Indifference and separable preferences***by*Attar, Andrea & Majumdar, Dipjyoti & Piaser, Gwenaël & Porteiro, Nicolás**96-108 Production-inventory games and PMAS-games: Characterizations of the Owen point***by*Guardiola, Luis A. & Meca, Ana & Puerto, Justo**109-126 Productive public expenditures, expectation formations and nonlinear dynamics***by*Chen, Hung-Ju & Li, Ming-Chia**127-143 Monotonicity properties of wholesale price contracts***by*Tilson, Vera**144-147 Corrigendum to "A note on the Loewenstein-Prelec theory of intertemporal choice" [Math. Social Sci. 52 (1) (2006) 99-108]***by*al-Nowaihi, Ali & Dhami, Sanjit

### 2008, Volume 55, Issue 3

**273-280 A characterization of [alpha]-maximin solutions of fair division problems***by*Sagara, Nobusumi**281-291 Note on the equal split solution in an n-person noncooperative bargaining game***by*Miyakawa, Toshiji**292-298 A repeated coalitional bargaining model***by*Kawamori, Tomohiko**299-304 A characterization of dictatorial social choice correspondences with continuous preferences***by*Yao, Haixiang & Yi, Jianxin**305-314 Lobbying with two audiences: Public vs private certification***by*Koessler, Frédéric**315-340 Measurable systems and behavioral sciences***by*Danilov, V.I. & Lambert-Mogiliansky, A.**341-370 Axiomatization of stochastic models for choice under uncertainty***by*Dagsvik, John K.**371-380 Probabilistic sophistication and stochastic monotonicity in the Savage framework***by*Grant, Simon & Özsoy, Hatice & Polak, Ben**381-404 On rationally confident beliefs and rational overconfidence***by*Nielsen, Carsten Krabbe**405-415 Obsessive-compulsive disorder and behavioral therapy: A rational-choice perspective***by*Yaniv, Gideon

### 2008, Volume 55, Issue 2

**103-106 On the non-existence of a general Benford's law***by*Lolbert, Tamás**107-115 Axiomatization of an exponential similarity function***by*Billot, Antoine & Gilboa, Itzhak & Schmeidler, David**116-142 An axiomatic account of status quo-dependent non-expected utility: Pragmatic constraints on rational choice under risk***by*Geiger, Gebhard**143-155 Characterizing cautious choice***by*Mosquera, M.A. & Borm, P. & Fiestras-Janeiro, M.G. & García-Jurado, I. & Voorneveld, M.**156-189 Tight upper bounds for the expected loss of lexicographic heuristics in binary multi-attribute choice***by*Carrasco, Juan A. & Baucells, Manel**190-204 Classifying interdependence in multidimensional binary preferences***by*Hodge, Jonathan K. & TerHaar, Micah**205-220 Deriving weights from general pairwise comparison matrices***by*Hovanov, Nikolai V. & Kolari, James W. & Sokolov, Mikhail V.**221-234 On ordinal equivalence of power measures given by regular semivalues***by*Carreras, Francesc & Freixas, Josep**235-254 A mathematical model for retrospective impression formation of small group interaction***by*Swann, Howard**255-257 Intersection of Nash implementable social choice correspondences***by*Kutlu, Levent**258-271 A note on the existence of Berge and Berge-Nash equilibria***by*Larbani, Moussa & Nessah, Rabia

### 2008, Volume 55, Issue 1

**1-13 Bayesian improvement of the phantom voters rule: An example of dichotomic communication***by*Fleckinger, Pierre**14-23 Strategy-proof and symmetric allocation of an indivisible good***by*Ando, Kazutoshi & Kato, Miki & Ohseto, Shinji**24-37 Revealed preference and indifferent selection***by*Danan, Eric**38-54 The generalized sequential compound options pricing and sensitivity analysis***by*Lee, Meng-Yu & Yeh, Fang-Bo & Chen, An-Pin**55-77 Mass-mobilization with noisy conditional beliefs***by*Koster, M. & Lindelauf, R. & Lindner, I. & Owen, G.**78-89 Axiomatizations of the Owen value without efficiency***by*Albizuri, M.J.**90-95 A note on the Suzumura-consistency***by*Houy, Nicolas**96-102 Borda and the maximum likelihood approach to vote aggregation***by*Truchon, Michel

### 2007, Volume 54, Issue 3

**187-202 Group stability of hierarchies in games with spillovers***by*Currarini, Sergio**203-217 A noncooperative interpretation of the Aumann-Davis-Maschler bargaining set***by*Hu, Cheng-Cheng**218-237 How to allocate hard candies fairly***by*Dall'Aglio, Marco & Mosca, Raffaele**238-243 On the equivalence of the two existing extensions of the leximax criterion to the infinite case***by*Arlegi, R. & Ballester, M. & Besada, M. & De Miguel, J.R. & Nieto, J. & Vazquez, C.**244-256 Probability calculations under the IAC hypothesis***by*Wilson, Mark C. & Pritchard, Geoffrey**257-260 A characterization of superdictatorial domains for strategy-proof social choice functions***by*Sanver, M. Remzi

### 2007, Volume 54, Issue 2

**115-127 Isotonies on ordered cones through the concept of a decreasing scale***by*Bosi, Gianni & Campion, Maria J. & Candeal, Juan C. & Indurain, Esteban & Zuanon, Magali E.**128-136 A characterization of path dependent modes of behavior***by*Inarra, Elena & Larrea, Concepcion**137-146 Procedural group identification***by*Dimitrov, Dinko & Sung, Shao Chin & Xu, Yongsheng**147-151 A characterization of the Borda rule in peer ratings***by*Ohseto, Shinji**152-175 An undominated Nash equilibrium for voting by committees with exit***by*Berga, Dolors & Bergantinos, Gustavo & Masso, Jordi & Neme, Alejandro**176-185 The core-partition of a hedonic game***by*Iehle, Vincent

### 2007, Volume 54, Issue 1

**1-16 A comparison between the prudent order and the ranking obtained with Borda's, Copeland's, Slater's and Kemeny's rules***by*Lamboray, Claude**17-24 A characterization for qualified majority voting rules***by*Houy, Nicolas**25-34 Merging discrete evaluations***by*Quesada, Antonio**35-58 A solution for bargaining problems with coalition structure***by*Bergantinos, G. & Casas-Mendez, B. & Fiestras-Janeiro, M.G. & Vidal-Puga, J.J.**59-70 "I want to be a J!": Liberalism in group identification problems***by*Nicolas, Houy**71-89 Bounded rationality and repeated network formation***by*Beal, Sylvain & Querou, Nicolas**90-105 The arbitrage pricing theorem with incomplete preferences***by*Kelsey, David & Yalcin, Erkan**106-114 A note on spanning with options***by*Galvani, Valentina

### 2007, Volume 53, Issue 3

**213-231 A model of political competition with activists applied to the elections of 1989 and 1995 in Argentina***by*Schofield, Norman & Cataife, Guido**232-238 Cases where the Penrose limit theorem does not hold***by*Lindner, Ines & Owen, Guillermo**239-254 Minimally manipulable anonymous social choice functions***by*Maus, Stefan & Peters, Hans & Storcken, Ton**255-258 Arrovian aggregation for preferences over sets***by*Kutlu, Levent**259-273 Appraising diversity with an ordinal notion of similarity: An axiomatic approach***by*Bervoets, Sebastian & Gravel, Nicolas**274-283 Revealed incomplete preferences under status-quo bias***by*Tapki, Ipek Gursel**284-295 A variant of non-consequentialism and its characterization***by*Iwata, Yukinori**296-313 Time consistent fiscal policies in a Ramsey economy***by*Cellini, Roberto & Lambertini, Luca**314-331 Connectivity, stability and efficiency in a network as an information flow***by*Jun, Tackseung & Kim, Jeong-Yoo**332-334 Archimedean and continuity***by*Karni, Edi

### 2007, Volume 53, Issue 2

**123-133 Sharing beliefs about actions***by*Lo, Kin Chung**134-139 A network formation process converges to the complete collaboration network***by*Okumura, Yasunori**140-149 A characterization of the pseudo-average cost method***by*Larrea, C. & Santos, J.C.**150-163 The dual serial cost-sharing rule***by*Albizuri, M. Josune & Zarzuelo, Jose M.**164-171 Stable set and voting rules***by*Kultti, Klaus & Miettinen, Paavo**172-184 The two-person blocks as a way to emphasize several semivalues***by*Amer, Rafael & Gimenez, Jose Miguel**185-195 A generalized index of employment segregation***by*Chakravarty, Satya R. & Silber, Jacques**196-208 On the evaluation of fit measures for quasi-orders***by*Schrepp, Martin