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### September 2008, Volume 56, Issue 2

**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

### July 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

### May 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

### March 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

### January 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

### December 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

### September 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

### July 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

### May 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

### March 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**209-211 A note on Minimal Unanimity and Ordinally Bayesian Incentive Compatibility***by*Nunez, Matias

### January 2007, Volume 53, Issue 1

**1-28 On comparing heterogeneous populations: Is there really a conflict between welfarism and a concern for greater equality in living standards?***by*Capeau, Bart & Ooghe, Erwin**29-45 Income inequality, quasi-concavity, and gradual population shifts***by*Bosmans, Kristof**46-52 The procedural value for cooperative games with non-transferable utility***by*de Clippel, Geoffroy**53-68 Strategic manipulations of multi-valued solutions in economies with indivisibilities***by*Bochet, Olivier & Sakai, Toyotaka**69-92 Gridline indifference graphs***by*Peterson, Dale**93-105 Consistency indicators for fuzzy choice functions***by*Georgescu, Irina**106-110 A `threshold aggregation' of three-graded rankings***by*Aleskerov, Fuad & Yakuba, Vyacheslav & Yuzbashev, Dmitriy**111-121 Some further characterizations for the forgotten voting rules***by*Houy, Nicolas

### December 2006, Volume 52, Issue 3

**223-232 Portfolio inertia under ambiguity***by*Asano, Takao**233-251 A generalized model of commitment***by*Drewianka, Scott**252-271 Identifying reaction functions in differential oligopoly games***by*Lambertini, Luca & Mantovani, Andrea**272-287 Strategy-proof voting on the full preference domain***by*Larsson, Bo & Svensson, Lars-Gunnar**288-301 A comparison of the average prekernel and the prekernel***by*Serrano, Roberto & Shimomura, Ken-Ichi**302-310 Critical agents in networks***by*Gilles, Robert P. & Chakrabarti, Subhadip & Sarangi, Sudipta & Badasyan, Narine

### September 2006, Volume 52, Issue 2

**111-130 Investment behavior under ambiguity: The case of pessimistic decision makers***by*Ludwig, Alexander & Zimper, Alexander**131-151 Representation of preferences over a finite scale by a mean operator***by*Grabisch, Michel**152-161 A generalized assignment game***by*Camina, Ester**162-175 Bargaining solutions at work: Qualitative differences in policy implications***by*Gerber, Anke & Upmann, Thorsten**176-196 On the applicability of Marshallian partial-equilibrium analysis***by*Miyake, Mitsunobu**197-209 Modelling dependency in multivariate paired comparisons: A log-linear approach***by*Dittrich, Regina & Francis, Brian & Hatzinger, Reinhold & Katzenbeisser, Walter**210-216 An axiomatization of the generalized Edgeworth-Pareto principle in terms of choice functions***by*Noghin, Vladimir D.**217-221 Chebyshev's Algebraic Inequality and comparative statics under uncertainty***by*Wagener, Andreas

### July 2006, Volume 52, Issue 1

**1-14 Supermodularity and risk aversion***by*Quiggin, John & Chambers, Robert G.**15-30 On bounded dominance criteria***by*Ooghe, Erwin & Lambert, Peter**31-48 Vote trading in public elections***by*Hartvigsen, David**49-66 Single-switch preferences and the Ostrogorski paradox***by*Laffond, G. & Laine, J.**67-76 A note on the non-emptiness of the stability set when individual preferences are weak orders***by*Andjiga, Nicolas Gabriel & Moyouwou, Issofa**77-87 Three-dimensional stable matching with cyclic preferences***by*Eriksson, Kimmo & Sjostrand, Jonas & Strimling, Pontus**88-98 A new weight scheme for the Shapley value***by*Haeringer, Guillaume**99-108 A note on the Loewenstein-Prelec theory of intertemporal choice***by*al-Nowaihi, Ali & Dhami, Sanjit**109-110 Corrigendum to "A possibility theorem on aggregation over multiple interconnected propositions" [Mathematical Social Sciences 45 (2003), 1-13]***by*List, Christian

### May 2006, Volume 51, Issue 3

**247-256 Compromise solutions based on bankruptcy***by*Quant, Marieke & Borm, Peter & Hendrickx, Ruud & Zwikker, Peter**257-273 A category theory approach to derived preference relations in some decision making problems***by*Rozen, Victor & Zhitomirski, Grigori**274-279 Consensus, communication and knowledge: An extension with Bayesian agents***by*Menager, Lucie**280-300 Full surplus extraction by a risk averse seller in correlated environments***by*Menicucci, Domenico**301-310 Mean consumption representation of consumption externalities***by*Noguchi, Mitsunori**311-326 The forgotten decision rules: Majority rules based on difference of votes***by*Llamazares, Bonifacio**327-336 A multigenerational dynamic game of resource extraction***by*Nowak, Andrzej S.

### March 2006, Volume 51, Issue 2

**125-152 The propagation of chaos for interacting individuals in a large population***by*Tanabe, Yasuo**153-161 Strategic advertising: The fat-cat effect and stability***by*Beladi, Hamid & Oladi, Reza**162-170 Coalition-proof Nash equilibria and cores in a strategic pure exchange game of bads***by*Hirai, Toshiyuki & Masuzawa, Takuya & Nakayama, Mikio**171-181 A pessimistic approach to the queueing problem***by*Chun, Youngsub**182-191 Maximality with or without binariness: Transfer-type characterizations***by*Alcantud, Jose C.R.**192-200 More on the uniform rule: Characterizations without Pareto optimality***by*Kesten, Onur**201-216 Refinements of Muirhead's Lemma and income inequality***by*Aboudi, Ronny & Thon, Dominique**217-226 An axiomatic characterization for regular semivalues***by*Amer, Rafael & Gimenez, Jose Miguel**227-237 The existence of utility functions for weakly continuous preferences on a Banach space***by*Campion, Maria J. & Candeal, Juan C. & Indurain, Esteban**238-245 A new characterization of the path independent choice functions***by*Danilov, V. & Koshevoy, G.

### January 2006, Volume 51, Issue 1

**1-22 Agreement and stochastic independence of belief functions***by*Lo, Kin Chung**23-57 Utility of income as a random function: Behavioral characterization and empirical evidence***by*Dagsvik, John K. & Strom, Steinar & Jia, Zhiyang**58-69 An axiomatic characterization of value judgments relative to a reference point***by*Munnich, Akos**70-80 The linear cost equivalent rule: A solution procedure for heterogeneous joint production problems***by*Arguedas, Carmen & Kranich, Laurence**81-89 Social welfare functions generating social choice rules that are invulnerable to manipulation***by*Campbell, Donald E. & Kelly, Jerry S.**90-106 L S Penrose's limit theorem: Tests by simulation***by*Chang, Pao-Li & Chua, Vincent C.H. & Machover, Moshe**107-116 Super weak isomorphism of extensive games***by*Casajus, Andre**117-123 Properties of the correlational agreement coefficient: A comment to Unlu and Albert (2004)***by*Schrepp, Martin

### November 2005, Volume 50, Issue 3

**239-251 Rawlsian maximin, Dutch books, and non-additive expected utility***by*Hougaard, Jens Leth & Keiding, Hans**252-267 Backward induction with players who doubt others' faultlessness***by*Heifetz, Aviad & Pauzner, Ady**268-278 Location choices under quality uncertainty***by*Christou, Charalambos & Vettas, Nikolaos**279-297 The not-quite non-atomic game: Non-emptiness of the core in large production games***by*Flam, Sjur & Owen, Guillermo & Saboya, Martha**298-303 An elementary non-constructive proof of the non-emptiness of the core of the Housing Market of Shapley and Scarf***by*Sotomayor, Marilda**304-317 Implementing matching rules by type pretension mechanisms***by*Ozkal-Sanver, Ipek & Remzi Sanver, M.**318-330 Sequentially compatible payoffs and the core in TU-games***by*Izquierdo, Josep M. & Llerena, Francesc & Rafels, Carles**331-335 Downsian competition with four parties***by*Sofronidis, Nikolaos Efstathiou**336-341 A note on arbitrage and exogenous collateral***by*Fajardo, Jose

### September 2005, Volume 50, Issue 2

**127-147 Stability of the replicator equation with continuous strategy space***by*Cressman, Ross**148-165 Incomplete information, credibility and the core***by*Dutta, Bhaskar & Vohra, Rajiv**166-180 Stakeholders in bilateral conflict***by*Manzini, Paola & Ponsati, Clara**181-201 Nash networks with heterogeneous links***by*Haller, Hans & Sarangi, Sudipta**202-214 A representation for intransitive indifference relations***by*Ozbay, Erkut Yusuf & Filiz, Emel**215-226 Strategy-proof assignment with fair compensation***by*Ohseto, Shinji**227-233 A paradoxical Pareto frontier in the cake-cutting context***by*Taylor, Alan D.**234-237 Lorenz dominance for transformed income distributions: A simple proof***by*Damjanovic, Tatiana

### July 2005, Volume 50, Issue 1

**1-2 Editorial***by*Laslier, Jean-Francois**3-11 Nash's bargaining solution when the disagreement point is random***by*Smorodinsky, Rann**12-23 Efficiency in uncertain cooperative games***by*Bossert, Walter & Derks, Jean & Peters, Hans**24-38 Stable coalitions in a continuous-time model of risk sharing***by*Chade, H. & Taub, B.**39-60 Repeated games with probabilistic horizon***by*Arribas, I. & Urbano, A.**61-82 Preference-based belief operators***by*Asheim, Geir B. & Sovik, Ylva**83-101 Generalized means of jurors' competencies and marginal changes of jury's size***by*Sapir, Luba**102-126 Convexity of oligopoly games without transferable technologies***by*Driessen, Theo S.H. & Meinhardt, Holger I.

### May 2005, Volume 49, Issue 3

**245-272 Mathematics of Plott choice functions***by*Danilov, V. & Koshevoy, G.**273-293 History-dependence in a rational addiction model***by*Gavrila, C. & Feichtinger, G. & Tragler, G. & Hartl, R.F. & Kort, P.M.**295-307 Lindahl equilibrium and Schweizer's open club model with semipublic goods***by*ten Raa, Thijs & Gilles, Robert P.**309-325 Implementation in production economies with increasing returns***by*Tian, Guoqiang**327-334 A new proof for Weber's characterization of the random order values***by*Derks, Jean**335-353 Separable discrete preferences***by*Bradley, W. James & Hodge, Jonathan K. & Kilgour, D. Marc**355-365 A note on the characterization of Nash networks***by*Billand, Pascal & Bravard, Christophe

### March 2005, Volume 49, Issue 2

**117-141 Increasing uncertainty: a definition***by*Grant, Simon & Quiggin, John**143-151 CEU preferences and dynamic consistency***by*Eichberger, Jurgen & Grant, Simon & Kelsey, David**153-178 Axiomatic structure of k-additive capacities***by*Miranda, P. & Grabisch, M. & Gil, P.**179-199 Coalition-proof Nash allocation in a barter game with multiple indivisible goods***by*Wako, Jun**201-220 Bayesian serial cost sharing***by*Kolpin, Van & Wilbur, Dameon**221-243 Monotonicity and equal-opportunity equivalence in bargaining***by*Nicolo, Antonio & Perea, Andres

### January 2005, Volume 49, Issue 1

**1-15 Freedom of choice: the leximax criterion in the infinite case***by*Arlegi, R. & Besada, M. & Nieto, J. & Vazquez, C.**17-37 Escalation and delay in protracted international conflicts***by*Heifetz, Aviad & Segev, Ella**39-53 More likely than unlikely***by*Lo, Kin Chung**55-80 Directed networks, allocation properties and hierarchy formation***by*Slikker, Marco & Gilles, Robert P. & Norde, Henk & Tijs, Stef**81-100 Existence and definability of states of the world***by*Tohme, Fernando**101-110 Bargaining power in repeated games***by*Osterdal, Lars Peter**111-116 Faster algorithms for computing power indices in weighted voting games***by*Klinz, Bettina & Woeginger, Gerhard J.

### November 2004, Volume 48, Issue 3

**235-250 Some characterizations of non-additive multi-period models***by*Chateauneuf, Alain & Rebille, Yann**251-269 Cake division with minimal cuts: envy-free procedures for three persons, four persons, and beyond***by*Barbanel, Julius B. & Brams, Steven J.**271-280 Strategyproof cost sharing of a binary good and the egalitarian solution***by*Mutuswami, Suresh**281-314 The Correlational Agreement Coefficient CA(D)--a mathematical analysis of a descriptive goodness-of-fit measure***by*Unlu, Ali & Albert, Dietrich**315-327 Network formation by reinforcement learning: the long and medium run***by*Pemantle, Robin & Skyrms, Brian**329-341 Nonanonymity and sensitivity of computable simple games***by*Mihara, H. Reiju**343-361 The impact of indifferent voters on the likelihood of some voting paradoxes***by*Merlin, Vincent & Valognes, Fabrice

### September 2004, Volume 48, Issue 2

**113-119 Additive representations over actions and acts***by*Karni, Edi**121-138 Social choice and information: the informational structure of uniqueness theorems in axiomatic social theories***by*Kaminski, Marek M.**139-150 Set comparisons in a general domain: the Indirect Utility Criterion***by*Ballester, Miguel A. & de Miguel, Juan R. & Nieto, Jorge**151-182 Responsibility sensitive egalitarianism and optimal linear income taxation***by*Schokkaert, Erik & Van de gaer, Dirk & Vandenbroucke, Frank & Luttens, Roland Iwan**183-192 Consensus functions on tree quasi-orders that satisfy an independence condition***by*McMorris, F. R. & Powers, R. C.**193-206 Characterizations of the value of matrix games***by*Norde, Henk & Voorneveld, Mark**207-221 A power analysis of linear games with consensus***by*Carreras, Francesc & Freixas, Josep**223-233 There is a free lunch after all***by*Liao, Chun-Hsiung & Tauman, Yair