A multi-criteria decision-making formulation of trust using fuzzy analytic hierarchy process

Trust models have widespread applications in different areas. In this paper, we formulate trust as a multi-criteria decision-making (MCDM) problem. By applying this new formulation, one can treat the process of trust establishment as a decision-making process based on some set of trustworthiness criteria. By looking at trust as a whole, we may miss some… (More)