A Deontic Logic for Socially Optimal Norms

  • Jan Broersen
  • Rosja Mastop
  • John-Jules Ch. Meyer
  • Paolo Turrini
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5076)

Abstract

The paper discusses the interaction properties between preference and choice of coalitions in a strategic interaction. A language is presented to talk about the conflict between coalitionally optimal and socially optimal choices. Norms are seen as social constructions that enable to enforce socially desirable outcomes.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jan Broersen
    • 1
  • Rosja Mastop
    • 1
  • John-Jules Ch. Meyer
    • 1
  • Paolo Turrini
    • 1
  1. 1.Universiteit Utrecht 

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