### Abstract

In many decision scenarios, one has to choose an element from a set S given some reference point e. For the case where S is a subset of a Euclidean space, we axiomatize the choice method that selects the point in S that is closest to e.

Original language | English (US) |
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Pages (from-to) | 205-209 |

Number of pages | 5 |

Journal | Mathematical Social Sciences |

Volume | 37 |

Issue number | 3 |

State | Published - May 1 1999 |

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### Keywords

- Choice
- Locations
- Problems
- Theories

### ASJC Scopus subject areas

- Statistics, Probability and Uncertainty
- Economics and Econometrics

### Cite this

*Mathematical Social Sciences*,

*37*(3), 205-209.

**Choice problems with a 'reference' point.** / Rubinstein, Ariel; Zhou, Lin.

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*Mathematical Social Sciences*, vol. 37, no. 3, pp. 205-209.

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KW - Theories

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