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Sublinearity and Support Functions

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Fundamentals of Convex Analysis

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In classical real analysis, the simplest functions are linear. In convex analysis, the next simplest convex functions (apart from the affine functions, widely used in §B.1.2), are so-called sublinear. We give three motivations for their study.

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Hiriart-Urruty, JB., Lemaréchal, C. (2001). Sublinearity and Support Functions. In: Fundamentals of Convex Analysis. Grundlehren Text Editions. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg.

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