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A theory of case-based decisions [electronic resource] / Itzhak Gilboa and David Schmeidler.

By: Gilboa, Itzhak.
Contributor(s): Schmeidler, David, 1939-.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2001Description: 1 online resource (x, 199 p.).ISBN: 0511012950 (electronic bk.); 9780511012952 (electronic bk.); 9780511153303 (electronic bk.); 0511153309 (electronic bk.); 0511119445 (electronic bk.); 9780511119446 (electronic bk.); 9780511493539 (electronic bk.); 0511493533 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Decision making -- Mathematical models | BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Statistics | Electronic books | Bedrijfseconomie | Besliskunde | Onzekerheid | Operations research | Statistische Entscheidungstheorie | Bedrijfseconomie | Besliskunde | Onzekerheid | Operations researchGenre/Form: Electronic books. | Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Theory of case-based decisions.DDC classification: 658.4/033 Other classification: 85.03 | QC 020 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; CONTENTS; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; CHAPTER 1 PROLOGUE; CHAPTER 2 DECISION RULES; CHAPTER 3 AXIOMATIC DERIVATION; CHAPTER 4 CONCEPTUAL FOUNDATIONS; CHAPTER 5 PLANNING; CHAPTE 6 REPEATED CHOICE; CHAPTER 7 LEARNING AND INDUCTION; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX.
Summary: Gilboa and Schmeidler provide a new paradigm for modelling decision making under uncertainty, one which suggests that people make decisions by analogies to past cases. The authors describe the general theory and its relationship to planning, repeated choice problems, inductive inference, and learning.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 189-195) and index.

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Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; CONTENTS; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; CHAPTER 1 PROLOGUE; CHAPTER 2 DECISION RULES; CHAPTER 3 AXIOMATIC DERIVATION; CHAPTER 4 CONCEPTUAL FOUNDATIONS; CHAPTER 5 PLANNING; CHAPTE 6 REPEATED CHOICE; CHAPTER 7 LEARNING AND INDUCTION; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX.

Gilboa and Schmeidler provide a new paradigm for modelling decision making under uncertainty, one which suggests that people make decisions by analogies to past cases. The authors describe the general theory and its relationship to planning, repeated choice problems, inductive inference, and learning.

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