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Satan, Saint Peter and Saint Petersburg: Decision theory and discontinuity at infinity

Bartha, Paul; Barker, John; Hajek, Alan

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We examine a distinctive kind of problem for decision theory, involving what we call discontinuity at infinity. Roughly, it arises when an infinite sequence of choices, each apparently sanctioned by plausible principles, converges to a 'limit choice' whos

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Date published: 2014
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/21351
Source: Synthese
DOI: 10.1007%2Fs11229-013-0379-9

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