Barrett and Arntzenius's Infinite Decision Puzzle

Theory and Decision 49 (3):291-295 (2000)
The Barrett and Arntzenius (1999) decision paradox involves unbounded wealth, the relationship between period-wise and sequence-wise dominance, and an infinite-period split-minute setting. A version of their paradox involving bounded (in fact, constant) wealth decisions is presented, along with a version involving no decisions at all. The common source of paradox in Barrett–Arntzenius and these other examples is the indeterminacy of their infinite-period split-minute setting
Keywords Decision theory  Paradoxes of infinity
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DOI 10.1023/A:1026507224333
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