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Foundations of Neuroeconomic Analysis$
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Paul W. Glimcher

Print publication date: 2010

Print ISBN-13: 9780199744251

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: January 2011

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199744251.001.0001

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Economic Kinds: Understanding the Abstractions and Esthetics of Economic Thought

Economic Kinds: Understanding the Abstractions and Esthetics of Economic Thought

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(p.37) 3 Economic Kinds: Understanding the Abstractions and Esthetics of Economic Thought
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Foundations of Neuroeconomic Analysis
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Paul W. Glimcher

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199744251.003.0003

This chapter provides an overview of the key ideas—the logical primitives—that make up much of microeconomic theory. Topics discussed include the decision models of classical economics, Bernoulli's contribution, the tools and esthetics of modern economic thought, the generalized axiom of revealed preference (GARP), the Weak Axiom of Revealed Preference (WARP), and the limits of tools such as GARP and WARP.

Keywords:   microeconomic theory, logical primitives, WARP, revealed preference, GARP, economics, Bernoulli

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