Accession Number:

AD0603810

Title:

THE DETERMINATION OF MANY-COMMODITY PREFERENCE SCALES BY TWO-COMMODITY COMPARISONS,

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Corporate Author:

RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

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Report Date:

1948-08-03

Pagination or Media Count:

23.0

Abstract:

It is the purpose of the paper to show that, under the assumptions usually made in economic literature, the determination of a preference scale relating to many commodities can always be accomplished by means of comparisons involving the variation of only two commodities at a time.

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE