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Probability

Athol Fitzgibbons

in Keynes's Vision

Published in print March 1990 | ISBN: 9780198283201
Published online November 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191596254 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/0198283202.003.0002

Series: Clarendon Paperbacks

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Introduces Keynes's philosophy of probability, including his critiques of David Hume and Laplace, and the reason for his emphasis on non‐quantitative probabilities.

Keywords: David Hume; Keynes; Pierre‐Simon Laplace; philosophy; principle of indifference; probability; unquantifiable probabilities

Chapter.  9394 words. 

Subjects: History of Economic Thought

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