Taking Chances: Essays on Rational Choice Jordan Howard Sobel

ISBN: 9780521416351

Published: April 29th 1994

Hardcover

390 pages


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Taking Chances: Essays on Rational Choice  by  Jordan Howard Sobel

Taking Chances: Essays on Rational Choice by Jordan Howard Sobel
April 29th 1994 | Hardcover | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, AUDIO, mp3, RTF | 390 pages | ISBN: 9780521416351 | 6.71 Mb

The essays in this book develop and explore the Bayesian idea that rational actions maximize expected values, where an actions expected value is a weighted average of its agents values for its possible total outcomes. The author establishesMoreThe essays in this book develop and explore the Bayesian idea that rational actions maximize expected values, where an actions expected value is a weighted average of its agents values for its possible total outcomes.

The author establishes principles for distinguishing options in decision problems and pays much attention to games--both isolated and iterated. The book also views critically Gauthiers revisionist ideas about maximizing rationality.



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