The concepts of choice and preference in economics

@article{Pattanaik2013TheCO,
  title={The concepts of choice and preference in economics},
  author={P. Pattanaik},
  journal={Journal of Economic Methodology},
  year={2013},
  volume={20},
  pages={215 - 218}
}
  • P. Pattanaik
  • Published 2013
  • Economics
  • Journal of Economic Methodology
The preferences, choice and well-being of an individual constitute some of the most fundamental concepts in economic theory. While the theories that economists have constructed are extensive, varied and impressive in many ways, it is perhaps not usual for economists to stand back and consciously examine the exact content of these concepts which have played such a central role in their subject. In many earlier contributions, Daniel M. Hausman has explored in great depth the conceptual issues… Expand
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Preference, Value, Choice, and Welfare
A Note on the Pure Theory of Consumer's Behaviour
A REFORMULATION OF THE THEORY OF CONSUMER'S BEHAVIOUR1
INTERNAL CONSISTENCY OF CHOICE
The Oxford dictionary and Thesaurus, American edition (1996), which lists 'choose' and 'like better' at the beginning of its list of meanings of 'prefer