2 edition of **Recursive rational choice** found in the catalog.

Recursive rational choice

Alain A. Lewis

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**1981** by Institute for Mathematical Studies in the Social Sciences in Stanford, Calif .

Written in

- Consumers" preferences.,
- Recursive functions.

**Edition Notes**

Statement | by Alain A. Lewis. |

Series | Technical report / Institute for Mathematical Studies in the Social Sciences -- no. 355, Economics series / Institute for Mathematical Studies in the Social Sciences, Technical report (Stanford University. Institute for Mathematical Studies in the Social Sciences) -- no. 355., Economics series (Stanford University. Institute for Mathematical Studies in the Social Sciences) |

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Pagination | 78 p. ; |

Number of Pages | 78 |

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Open Library | OL22408933M |

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