Accession Number : AD0751824

Title :   An Impossibility Theorem for Group Probability Functions,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Dalkey,N.

Report Date : JUN 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : The theorem is proved that under several natural assumptions, there is no aggregation function for individual probability estimates which itself is a probability function. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*DECISION THEORY, THEOREMS), MATHEMATICAL PREDICTION, PROBABILITY

Subject Categories : Operations Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE