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Department of Mathematical Sciences

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Publication details for Matthias Troffaes

Troffaes, Matthias C. M. & Goldstein, Michael (2013), A Note on the Temporal Sure Preference Principle and the Updating of Lower Previsions, in Cozman, Fabio, Denoeux, Thierry, Destercke, Sebastien & Seidenfeld, Teddy eds, ISIPTA'13: Proceedings of the Eighth International Symposium on Imprecise Probability: Theories and Applications. Compiegne, France, SIPTA, Compiegne, 319-328.

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Abstract

This paper reviews the temporal sure preference principle as a basis for inference over time. We reformulate the principle in terms of desirability, and explore its implications for lower previsions. We report some initial results. We also discuss some of the technical difficulties encountered.