Public Choice

, Volume 28, Issue 1, pp 89–98 | Cite as

The existence of group preference functions

  • Bengt Hansson


Public Finance Preference Function Group Preference Group Preference Function 


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© Center for Study of Public Choice Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University 1976

Authors and Affiliations

  • Bengt Hansson
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of PhilosophyUniversity of LundSweden

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