Synthese 190 (1):37-61 (2013)

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Leon Horsten
Universität Konstanz
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This article discusses how the concept of a fair finite lottery can best be extended to denumerably infinite lotteries. Techniques and ideas from non-standard analysis are brought to bear on the problem.
Keywords probability  infinity  non-standard analysis  infinitesimals  countable additivity
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