We investigate the possibility of representing ethical intergenerational preferences using more than one utility function. It is shown that the impossibility of representing intergenerational preferences equitably persists in the multi-utility frame work with some resonable restrictions on the cardinality of the set of utilities.
|Title of host publication||Econophysics and Economics of Games, Social Choices and Quantitative Techniques|
|Editors||Banasri Basu, Kausik Gangopadhyay, Bikas K. Chakrabarti, Satya R. Chakravarty|
|Number of pages||6|
|State||Published - 1 Dec 2009|
|Name||New Economic Windows|