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DIVERSIFIED TREATMENT UNDER AMBIGUITY

@inproceedings{Manski2008DIVERSIFIEDTU,
  title={DIVERSIFIED TREATMENT UNDER AMBIGUITY},
  author={Charles F. Manski},
  year={2008}
}
This paper develops a broad theme about treatment under ambiguity through study of a particular decision criterion. The broad theme is that a planner may often want to cope with ambiguity by diversification, assigning observationally iden tical persons to different treatments. Study of t he m inimax-regret (MR) criterion substantiates the theme. The paper significantly extends my earlier analysis of one-period planning with individualistic treatment a nd a linear welfare function. I show that… 

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