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Expected utility hypothesis

Known as: Expected utility theorem, Expected utility theory, Expected utility 
In economics, game theory, and decision theory the expected utility hypothesis, concerning people's preferences with regard to choices that have… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
People are overconfident. Overconfidence affects financial markets. How depends on who in the market is overconfident and on how… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Research on decision making under uncertainly has been strongly influenced by the documentation of numerous expected utility (EU… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
An act maps states of nature to outcomes: deterministic outcomes, as well as random outcomes, are included. Two acts f and g are… Expand
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Most real decisions, unlike those of economics texts, have a status quo alternative—that is, doing nothing or maintaining one's… Expand
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
The authors develop two themes in the theory of incentive schemes. First, one need not always use all of the information… Expand
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
The purposes of this paper are twofold. The first is to demonstrate that the expected utility hypothesis is a reasonable… Expand
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
 
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
Abstract The paper examines the optimal behavior of a single dealer who is faced with a stochastic demand to trade (modeled by a… Expand
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Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973
An intertemporal model for the capital market is deduced from the portfolio selection behavior by an arbitrary number of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1970
Highly Cited
1970
Abstract : The book presents a concise yet mathematically complete treatment of modern utility theories that covers… Expand
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