Choice, Welfare

Rational Choice, Collective Decisions, and Social Welfare by Kotaro Suzumura

Rational Choice, Collective Decisions, and Social Welfare by Kotaro Suzumura
English | 5 Nov. 2009 | ISBN: 0521122554 | 288 Pages | PDF | 4 MB

Left freely to themselves, a group of rational individuals often fail to cooperate even when the product of social cooperation is beneficial to all. Hence, the author argues, a rule of collective decision making is clearly needed that specifies how social cooperation should be organised among contributing individuals.
Advances in Public Economics: Utility, Choice and Welfare: A Festschrift for Christian Seidl

Ulrich U. Schmidt, Stefan Traub, "Advances in Public Economics: Utility, Choice and Welfare: A Festschrift for Christian Seidl"
English | 2005 | ISBN: 0387257055 | PDF | pages: 333 | 4,8 mb
An Evolutionary Approach to Social Welfare (Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy) by Christian Sartorius

An Evolutionary Approach to Social Welfare (Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy) by Christian Sartorius
English | Dec 9, 2003 | ISBN: 0415323355 | 263 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

While not evident immediately, social norms and values play a crucial role in the theory of social choice. In the first half of the twentieth century, the special acknowledgement by economic theory of the autonomy of individuals and their subjective view of the world had led to the serious problem…
Citizenship in Nordic Welfare States: Dynamics of Choice, Duties and Participation In a Changing Europe

Bjørn Hvinden, Hakan Johansson - Citizenship in Nordic Welfare States: Dynamics of Choice, Duties and Participation In a Changing Europe
Published: 2007-04-14 | ISBN: 0415479614, 041541489X | PDF | 264 pages | 1 MB
Rhetorics of Welfare: Uncertainty, Choice and Voluntary Associations

Kevin M. Brown, Susan Kenny, Bryan S. Turner, John K. Prince - Rhetorics of Welfare: Uncertainty, Choice and Voluntary Associations
Published: 2000-07-07 | ISBN: 0312232039 | PDF | 248 pages | 3 MB

Preference, Value, Choice, and Welfare  

Posted by interes at April 17, 2014
Preference, Value, Choice, and Welfare

Preference, Value, Choice, and Welfare by Daniel M. Hausman
English | 2011 | ISBN: 1107695120 , 110701543X | ISBN-13: 9780521788915 , 9780521848886 | 168 pages | PDF | 1,7 MB

This book is about preferences, principally as they figure in economics. It also explores their uses in everyday language and action, how they are understood in psychology, and how they figure in philosophical reflection on action and morality. The book clarifies and for the most part defends the way in which economists invoke preferences to explain, predict, and assess behavior and outcomes.
Participation, Responsibility and Choice: Summoning the Active Citizen in Western European Welfare States [Repost]

Janet Newman, ‎Evelien Tonkens - Participation, Responsibility and Choice: Summoning the Active Citizen in Western European Welfare States
Published: 2011-11-15 | ISBN: 9089642757 | PDF | 241 pages | 2 MB

Welfare Economics and Social Choice Theory (repost)  

Posted by libr at Aug. 19, 2013
Welfare Economics and Social Choice Theory (repost)

Allan M. Feldman, Roberto Serrano, "Welfare Economics and Social Choice Theory"
2nd edition | English | 2005-12-02 | ISBN: 0387293671 | 401 pages | PDF | 18.8 mb

Welfare economics, and social choice theory, are disciplines that blend economics, ethics, political science, and mathematics.
Mathematical Theory of Democracy (Studies in Choice and Welfare)

Andranik Tangian, "Mathematical Theory of Democracy (Studies in Choice and Welfare)"
ISBN: 3642387233 | 2013 | PDF | 615 pages | 4.5 MB

Welfare Economics and Social Choice Theory (Repost)  

Posted by elodar at Nov. 19, 2011
Welfare Economics and Social Choice Theory (Repost)

Allan M. Feldman, Roberto Serrano, "Welfare Economics and Social Choice Theory"
Spr..ing.er; 2nd edit.ion | English | 2005-12-02 | ISBN: 0387293671 | 401 pages | PDF | 18.8 mb