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The lattice structure of preference comparison

Gregorio Curello and Ludvig Sinander

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Abstract: Most comparisons of preferences have the structure of single-crossing dominance. We examine the lattice structure of single-crossing dominance, proving characterisation, existence and uniqueness results for minimum upper bounds of arbitrary sets of preferences. We apply these theorems to monotone comparative statics, ambiguity- and risk-aversion, social choice, and politically correct discourse.

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Date: 2019-02
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