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Unformatted text preview: ted. What must the description include? What conditions must the description fulll? We take the approach that a description of preferences should fully specify the attitude of the agent toward each pair of elements in X . For each pair of alternatives, it should provide an answer to the question of how the agent compares the two alternatives. We present two versions of this question. For each version we formu-late the consistency requirements necessary to make the responses preferences and examine the connection between the two formal-izations. The Questionnaire Q Let us think about the preferences on a set X as answers to a long questionnaire Q which consists of all quiz questions of the type:...
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This note was uploaded on 12/29/2011 for the course ECO 443 taught by Professor Aswa during the Fall '10 term at SUNY Stony Brook.
- Fall '10