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
|Banasri Basu, Kausik Gangopadhyay, Bikas K. Chakrabarti, Satya R. Chakravarty
|Number of pages
|Published - 1 Dec 2009
|New Economic Windows