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Principles of choice and preference

S. N. Afriat

Principles of choice and preference

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Published by Krannert Graduate School of Industrial Administration, Purdue University in Lafayette, Ind .
Written in English

  • Consumers" preferences.,
  • Consumer behavior -- Mathematical models.,
  • Decision making -- Mathematical models.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: leaf 29.

    Statementby S. N. Afriat.
    SeriesInstitute for Research in the Behavioral, Economic, and Management Sciences. Paper, no. 160
    LC ClassificationsHD6483 .P8 no. 160
    The Physical Object
    Pagination29 l.
    Number of Pages29
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4380241M
    LC Control Number78630558

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