Choice, preferences, and procedures : a rational choice theoretic approach / Kotaro Suzumura.

"Social choice theory critically assesses and rationally designs economic mechanisms for improving human well-being. Kotaro Suzumura-- one of the world's foremost thinkers in social choice theory and welfare economics--fuses abstract ideas with real-world economies to examine foundational...

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Main Author: Suzumura, Kōtarō, 1944-2020, (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Cambridge, Massachusetts : Harvard University Press, 2016.
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Online Access:CONNECT
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Summary:"Social choice theory critically assesses and rationally designs economic mechanisms for improving human well-being. Kotaro Suzumura-- one of the world's foremost thinkers in social choice theory and welfare economics--fuses abstract ideas with real-world economies to examine foundational issues of normative economics and collective decision-making"--Provided by publisher.
Item Description:Chiefly essays previously published in various sources.
Physical Description:1 online resource (xvi, 787 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:9780674726307
0674726308
10.4159/9780674726307