title   
  

Intermediate notions of rationality for simple allocation problems

Warning The system is temporarily closed to updates for reporting purpose.

Koçaş, Osman Yavuz (2010) Intermediate notions of rationality for simple allocation problems. [Thesis]

[img]
Preview
PDF - Requires a PDF viewer such as GSview, Xpdf or Adobe Acrobat Reader
225Kb

Official URL: http://192.168.1.20/record=b1304408 (Table of Contents)

Abstract

In this study, we interpret solution rules on a class of simple allocation problems as data on the choices of a policy-maker. We analyze conditions under which the policy maker's choices are (i) rational on a partition (ii) transitiverational on a partition. In addition we introduce two new rationaltiy notions: (i) Constant Proportion rationality,(ii) Constant Distance Rationality. Our main results are as follows: (i) if the elements of a partition is closed under coordinate-wise minimum or coordinate-wise maximum operatation, then a well known property in the literature, contraction independence (a.k.a. IIA) is equivalent to rationality on that partition; (ii) if the characteristics vectors falling into the same element of a partition is ordered Weak Axiom of Revealed Preferences (WARP) is equivalent to transitive rationality.

Item Type:Thesis
Uncontrolled Keywords:Partition. -- Rational. -- Contraction independence. -- Weak axiom of revealed preferences. -- Strong axiom of revealed preferences. -- Allocation. -- Allocation rules. -- Rationality. -- Revealed preference teory. -- Bölümleme. -- Rasyonel. -- Daralmadan bağımsızlık. -- Açığa çıkan tercihlerin zayıf aksiyomu. -- Açığa çıkan tercihlerin güçlü aksiyomu. -- Tahsis. -- Tahsisat kuralları. -- Rasyonellik. -- Açığa çıkan tercihler teorisi.
Subjects:H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
ID Code:24141
Deposited By:IC-Cataloging
Deposited On:17 Apr 2014 10:50
Last Modified:25 Mar 2019 17:07

Repository Staff Only: item control page