On a composite functional equation arising in utility theory

Gyula Maksa, Z. Páles

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Abstract

The aim of this paper is to solve the composite functional equation F(x + G(tH(y - x))) = R((1 - t)K(x),tK(y)) (x,y ∈ I, x≤y, t ∈ [0,1]) that arises in utility theory. Here all functions involved are considered to be unknown.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)215-221
Number of pages7
JournalPublicationes Mathematicae
Volume65
Issue number1-2
Publication statusPublished - 2004

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Utility Theory
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Keywords

  • Composite functional equation
  • Utility theory

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On a composite functional equation arising in utility theory. / Maksa, Gyula; Páles, Z.

In: Publicationes Mathematicae, Vol. 65, No. 1-2, 2004, p. 215-221.

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