We examine individuals’ distributional orderings in a number of contexts. This is done by using a questionnaire-experiment that is presented to respondents in any one of seven “flavors” or interpretations of the basic distributional problem. The flavors include inequality, risk, social welfare and justice.
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Amiel, Y., Cowell, F. & Gaertner, W. Distributional orderings: an approach with seven flavors. Theory Decis 73, 381–399 (2012). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11238-011-9243-x