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1. orderings

An ordering (also called a complete preordering or a weak ordering) is a binary relation which is reflexive, transitive and complete, ...

By Charles Blackorby. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

2. expected utility hypothesis

The expected utility hypothesis – that is, the hypothesis that individuals evaluate uncertain prospects according to their expected level of ‘satisfaction’ ...

By Mark J. Machina. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

3. Arrow's theorem

Any satisfactory method of making a social choice should be in some measure representative of the individual criteria which enter into ...

By Kenneth J. Arrow. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

4. Wicksteed, Philip Henry (1844–1927)

Wicksteed was born in October 1844 in Leeds, where his father, Charles Wicksteed, was a Unitarian minister. He died, at the age of 83, in March 1927, ...

By Ian Steedman. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008