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Analysis of decisions under uncertainty

by Robert Schlaifer

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Published by R. E. Krieger Pub. Co. in Huntington, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Decision making.,
  • Statistical decision.,
  • Probabilities.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRobert Schlaifer.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD69.D4 S28 1978
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 729 p. :
    Number of Pages729
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4539415M
    ISBN 100882755609
    LC Control Number77005729

      Includes, - steps for decision analysis - decisions under uncertainty - decisions under risk - sensitivity analysis - decision trees - minimax, . Analysis of decisions under uncertainty, Volume 1. Robert Schlaifer. McGraw-Hill, - Business & Economics - pages. 0 Reviews. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Contents. CHAPTER 2. CHAPTER 3.

      The field of risk analysis science continues to expand and grow and the second edition of Principles of Risk Analysis: Decision Making Under Uncertainty responds to this evolution with several significant changes. The language has been updated and expanded throughout the text and the book features several new areas of expansion including five Cited by: A Study of Business Decisions under Uncertainty: The Probability of the Improbable not have written this book. She has been my emotional support and my best friend, reviewer and critic Economic Analysis Under Uncertainty _____ Introduction _____

    The field of risk analysis science continues to expand and grow and the second edition of Principles of Risk Analysis: Decision Making Under Uncertainty responds to this evolution with several significant changes. The language has been updated and expanded throughout the text and the book features several new areas of expansion including five. Managerial Decisions Under Uncertainty: An Introduction to the Analysis of Decision Making Bruce F. Baird John Wiley & Sons, May 3, - Business & Economics - pages.


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Analysis of decisions under uncertainty. New York: McGraw-Hill, (OCoLC) •A calculus for decision-making under uncertainty Decision theory is a calculus for decision-making under uncertainty.

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The standard formulation of decision under uncertainty (Savage ) evolved from a theory of expected utility for decision under risk (von Neumann and Morgenstern ), where outcome probabilities are assumed to be known, and a theory of subjective probability (de Finetti ).

This section outlines Savage's. Decision making under Uncertainty example problems. A decision problem, where a decision-maker is aware of various possible states of nature but has insufficient information to assign any probabilities of occurrence to them, is termed as decision-making under uncertainty.

Decision theory (or the theory of choice not to be confused with choice theory) is the study of an agent's choices. Decision theory can be broken into two branches: normative decision theory, which analyzes the outcomes of decisions or determines the optimal decisions given constraints and assumptions, and descriptive decision theory, which analyzes how agents actually make.

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Chapter 1: Simulation and Conditional Probability The difficulties of decision-making under uncertainty are familiar to everyone. We all regularly have to make decisions where we lack important information about factors that could significantly affect the outcomes of our decisions.

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