Science, Beliefs and Knowledge: A Personal Reflection on Robert J. Aumann’s Approach

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Gil Kalai;

On the occasion of Robert J. Aumann's being awarded the 2005 Nobel Prize in Economics, this paper gives a personal view on some of Aumann's contributions, and primarily on his approach to foundational issues in game theory, economics, and science as a whole. It is based... View more
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    6See the last chapter of: A. Rubinstein, Modeling Bounded Rationality, MIT Press, 1998 or the introduction to: A. Rubinstein, Economics and Language, Cambridge University Press, 2000. My favorite source on Rubinstein's approach is the following article in Hebrew:˜ariel/articles/academy.pdf.

    7By romantic I mean, roughly, that it appeals to our emotions, sentiments, and innersoul experiences.

    8Doron Witztum, Eliyahu Rips, and Yoav Rosenberg, “Equidistant Letter Sequences in the Book of Genesis”, Statistical Science, Vol. 9 (1994) 429-438.

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