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Regret theory and measurable utility. (English) Zbl 1273.91176
Summary: This paper examines the relationship between regret theory and a novel set of axioms for choice under uncertainty, discusses the extent of complementarity and points to certain important distinctions between the two approaches.

91B16 Utility theory
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