Conditioning and the sure-thing principle
Aumann, Robert J., Hart, Sergiu and Perry, Motty (2005) Conditioning and the sure-thing principle. Discussion Paper. Jerusalem: The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Center for the Study of Rationality. (Center for the Study of Rationality Discussion Paper Series). (Unpublished)Full text not available from this repository.
Official URL: http://www.ma.huji.ac.il/raumann/pdf/dp393.pdf
This paper undertakes a careful examination of the concept of conditional probability and its use. The ideas are then applied to resolve a conceptual puzzle related to Savage's "Sure-Thing Principle".
|Item Type:||Working or Discussion Paper (Discussion Paper)|
|Subjects:||H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory|
|Divisions:||Faculty of Social Sciences > Economics|
|Series Name:||Center for the Study of Rationality Discussion Paper Series|
|Publisher:||The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Center for the Study of Rationality|
|Place of Publication:||Jerusalem|
|Status:||Not Peer Reviewed|
|Access rights to Published version:||Open Access|
|Funder:||Israel Science Foundation|
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