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Unformatted text preview: as a hypothetical response to a questionnaire that contains many questions of the following type: Q(A) : Assume you have to choose from a set of alternatives A . Which alternative would you choose?____ A legal response to this questionnaire requires responding to all questions by indicating a unique element in A for every question Q ( A ) . In some contexts, not all questions are meaningful. Therefore we allow that the questionnaire consist of a subset of questions, one for each element of a set D of subsets of X . We will refer to a pair ( X , D ) as a context . Example: Imagine that we are interested in a students behavior regarding his selection from the set of universities to which he has been admitted....
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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