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The measurement of ranks and the laws of iterated contraction
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We show how to reconstruct a ranking function from its iterated contraction behavior uniquely up to multiplicative constant and thus how to measure ranks on a ratio scale. Expand
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EQUALITY OF OPPORTUNITY AND OPPORTUNITY DOMINANCE
All conceptions of equal opportunity draw on some distinction between morally justified and unjustified inequalities. We discuss how this distinction varies across a range of philosophical positions.Expand
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Auto-Epistemology and Updating
Definissant l'auto-epistemologie comme le raisonnement d'un systeme sur sa propre methodologie, l'A. developpe une auto-epistemologie probabiliste fondee sur le principe reflexif de van Fraassen etExpand
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The Coherence Argument Against Conditionalization
  • M. Hild
  • Philosophy, Computer Science
  • Synthese
  • 1 May 1998
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I re-examine Coherence Arguments (Dutch Book Arguments, No Arbitrage Arguments) for diachronic constraints on Bayesian reasoning. Expand
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Preference Aggregation After Harsanyi
Introduction Consider a group of people whose preferences satisfy the axioms of one of the current versions of utility theory, such as von Neumann–Morgenstern (1944), Savage (1954), or BolkerExpand
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The instability of robust aggregation
  • M. Hild
  • Economics, Computer Science
  • Soc. Choice Welf.
  • 1 October 2004
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We show that robust aggregation can lead to preference reversals in the social choice when the very same decision situation is described with different degrees of detail, thus violating a desirable stability condition. Expand
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Fair Kidney Allocation Based on Waiting Time
Abstract We study the allocation of cadaveric donor kidneys for transplantation based merely on waiting time. This simple allocation rule turns out to possess very attractive ethical and medicalExpand
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Roemer on Equality of Opportunity
We critically discuss John Roemer’s normative criterion of equal opportunity and advance opportunity dominance as an alternative criterion for the evaluation of policies. For Roemer, strict equalityExpand
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TECHNICAL REPORT: The Instability of Ex Post and Robust Aggregation without State-Consequence Separation
  • M. Hild
  • Computer Science
  • 1 March 2001
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We prove the results of Hild (2001a, 2001b) in a framework that does not presuppose the separation of states and consequences. Expand
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