On the Axiomatization of Qualitative Decision Criteria

@inproceedings{Brafman1997OnTA,
  title={On the Axiomatization of Qualitative Decision Criteria},
  author={Ronen I. Brafman and Moshe Tennenholtz},
  booktitle={AAAI/IAAI},
  year={1997}
}
Qualitative decision tools have been used in AI and CS in various contexts, but their adequacyis still unclear. To examine this question, our work employs the axiomatic approach to characterize the properties of various decision rules. In the past, we presented a constructive representation theorem for the maximin decision criterion, and we characterized conditions under which an agent can be viewed as adopting a qualitative decision-making approach (consisting of beliefs, goals, and a… CONTINUE READING