Lexicographic compositions of multiple criteria for decision making

  title={Lexicographic compositions of multiple criteria for decision making},
  author={Nicolas Houy and Koichi Tadenuma},
  journal={J. Economic Theory},
This paper considers two distinct procedures to lexicographically compose multiple criteria for social or individual decision making. The first procedure composes M binary relations into one, and then selects its maximal elements. The second procedure first selects the set of maximal elements of the first binary relation, and then within that set, chooses the maximal elements of the second binary relation, and iterates the procedure until the Mth binary relation. We show several distinct sets… CONTINUE READING
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