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Cardinalism pp 289-306 | Cite as

The Fundamental Cardinalist Approach and Its Prospects

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Part of the Theory and Decision Library book series (TDLA, volume 19)

Abstract

I would like to stress two very essential points on the cardinalist approach.

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Cash Holding Positive Theory American School Economic Science Cardinal Utility 
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