Bosi, Gianni and Zuanon, Magalì (2010): A generalization of Rader's utility representation theorem.
Rader's utility representation theorem guarantees the existence of an upper semicontinuous utility function for any upper semicontinuous total preorder on a second countable topological space. In this paper we present a generalization of Rader's theorem to not necessarily total preorders that are weakly upper semicontinuous.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||A generalization of Rader's utility representation theorem|
|Keywords:||Weakly upper semicontinuous preorder; utility function|
|Subjects:||D - Microeconomics > D1 - Household Behavior and Family Economics > D11 - Consumer Economics: Theory
C - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C6 - Mathematical Methods ; Programming Models ; Mathematical and Simulation Modeling > C60 - General
|Depositing User:||Gianni Bosi|
|Date Deposited:||12. Aug 2010 10:19|
|Last Modified:||11. Feb 2013 11:27|
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