, Volume 68, Issue 2, pp 277–297 | Cite as

No Regrets, or: Edith Piaf Revamps Decision Theory

  • Frank ArntzeniusEmail author
Original Article


I argue that standard decision theories, namely causal decision theory and evidential decision theory, both are unsatisfactory. I devise a new decision theory, from which, under certain conditions, standard game theory can be derived.


Decision theory Game theory 



I would like to thank two anonymous referees, Hans Rott, Adam Elga, and those present when I gave this paper as a talk in Regensburg for very useful comments.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University CollegeOxford UniversityOxfordUK

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