The Economics of Uncertainty. (PSME-2), Volume 2

The Economics of Uncertainty. (PSME-2), Volume 2

by Karl Hendrik Borch


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780691622545
Publisher: Princeton University Press
Publication date: 12/08/2015
Series: Princeton Studies in Mathematical Economics , #2
Pages: 236
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

  • Frontmatter, pg. i
  • Preface, pg. v
  • Contents, pg. vii
  • Chapter I. The Economics of Uncertainty, pg. 1
  • Chapter II. Economic Decisions under Uncertainty, pg. 11
  • Chapter III. The Bernoulli Principle, pg. 23
  • Chapter IV. Applications of the Bernoulli Principle Some Illustrations, pg. 34
  • Chapter V. Portfolio Selection, pg. 47
  • Chapter VI. The Bernoulli Principle— Observations and Experiments, pg. 62
  • Chapter VII. Decisions with Unknown Probabilities, pg. 77
  • Chapter VIII. Market Equilibrium under Uncertainty, pg. 88
  • Chapter IX. The Two-person Zero-sum Game, pg. 109
  • Chapter X. The General Two-person Game, pg. 129
  • Chapter XI. Elements of the General Game Theory, pg. 150
  • Chapter XII. The Objectives of the Firm, pg. 166
  • Chapter XIII. Survival and the Objectives of the Firm, pg. 181
  • Chapter XIV. Credibility and Subjective Probabilities, pg. 202
  • Chapter XV. Group Decisions, pg. 214
  • Index, pg. 225

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