Writings


[see by projects]

→ Work in Progress

→ Publications

→ Habilitation Thesis and Doctoral Thesis


Work in Progress

Savage's response to Allais as Broomean reasoning (with A. Staras and R. Sugden)

Judgment Aggregation (with C. List), book in progress, Cambridge University Press

Fully Bayesian Aggregation

Axiomatics of normative uncertainty (with B. Jabarian) [draft available on request]

Expected value under normative uncertainty (with B. Jabarian)

The risk attitude under normative uncertainty (with B. Jabarian) [draft available on request]

Beyond belief: logic in multiple attitudes (with A. Staras and R. Sugden)

Choice-theoretic deontic logic (with C. List)

Judgment aggregation with consistency alone (with C. List)

Towards a unified theory of aggregation (with C. List), Slides of the Social Choice and Welfare Prize Lecture, SCW Meeting, 2010

Welfarism, preferencism, judgmentism


Publications

Social Epistemology [a review] (with K. Spiekermann). In: M. Knauff & W. Spohn (eds.) The Handbook of Rationality, MIT Press, in press

The relation between degrees of belief and binary beliefs: a general impossibility theorem (with C. List). In: I. Douven (ed.) Lotteries, Knowledge, and Rational Belief. Essays on the Lottery Paradox, Cambridge University Press, forthcoming

Jury Theorems [a review] (with K. Spiekermann). In: M. Fricker et al. (eds.) The Routledge Handbook of Social Epistemology. New York and Abingdon: Routledge, 2020

A Broomean model of rationality and reasoning (with A. Staras and R. Sugden), Journal of Philosophy 116: 585-614, 2019 → Official Version

A theory of Bayesian groups, Noûs 53: 708-736, 2019 → Official Version

Savage's theorem under changing awareness, Journal of Economic Theory 176: 1-54, 2018 → Official Version

From degrees of belief to binary beliefs: Lessons from judgment-aggregation theory (with C. List), Journal of Philosophy 115: 225-270, 2018 → Official Version

Introduction to the special issue 'Beliefs in Groups' of Theory and Decision (with W. Rabinowicz), Theory and Decision 85: 1-4, 2018 → Official Version

What matters and how it matters: a choice-theoretic representation of moral theories (with C. List), Philosophical Review 126(4): 421-479, 2017 → Official Version

Probabilistic opinion pooling generalized. Part one: general agendas (with C. List), Social Choice and Welfare 48: 747-786, 2017 → Official Version

Probabilistic opinion pooling generalized. Part two: the premise-based approach (with C. List), Social Choice and Welfare 48: 787-814, 2017 → Official Version

Judgment aggregation and agenda manipulation [fully rewritten with additional results], Games and Economic Behavior 95: 113-36, 2016 → Official Version

Belief revision generalized: a joint characterization of Bayes's and Jeffrey's rules (with C. List and R. Bradley), Journal of Economic Theory 162: 352-371, 2016 → Official Version

Reason-based choice and context-dependence: An explanatory framework (with C. List), Economics and Philosophy 32(2): 175-229, 2016 → Official Version

Mentalism versus behaviourism in economics: a philosophy-of-science perspective (with C. List), Economics and Philosophy 32(2): 249-281, 2016 → Official Version

Probabilistic Opinion Pooling [a critical review] (with C. List). In: C. Hitchcock & A. Hajek (eds.), Oxford Handbook of Probability and Philosophy, Oxford University Press, 2016

Aggregation theory and the relevance of some issues to others [fully rewritten!], Journal of Economic Theory 160: 463-493, 2015 → Official Version

  • For a few additional results see the 2006 version (Meteor Research Memorandum RM/07/002, Maastricht University, 2007)

Aggregating causal judgments (with R. Bradley and C. List), Philosophy of Science 81(4): 491-515, 2014 → Official Version

Judgment aggregation in search for the truth (with I. Bozbay and H. Peters), Games and Economic Behavior 87: 571-590, 2014 → Official Version

Scoring rules for judgment aggregation, Social Choice and Welfare 42(4): 873-911, 2014 → Official Version

Anti-terrorism policies and the risk of provoking, Journal of Theoretical Politics 26(3): 405-41, 2014 → Official Version

Independent opinions? On the causal foundations of belief formation and jury theorems (with K. Spiekermann), Mind 122(487): 655-685, 2013 → Official Version

Where do preferences come from? A summary (with C. List), Proceedings of the International Conference on Logic Across the University: Foundations and Applications, Beijing, China, 2013

Judgment aggregation and the discursive dilemma, in: Encyclopedia of Philosophy and the Social Sciences, edited by Byron Kaldis, SAGE Publishing, 2013

Epistemic democracy with defensible premises (with K. Spiekermann), Economics and Philosophy 29(1): 87-120, 2013 → Official Version

Where do preferences come from? (with C. List), International Journal of Game Theory 42(3): 613-637, 2013 → Official Version

Reasons for (prior) belief in Bayesian Epistemology (with C. List), Synthese 190: 787-808, 2013 → Official Version

Propositionwise judgment aggregation: the general case (with C. List), Social Choice and Welfare 40: 1067-1095, 2013 → Official Version

A reason-based theory of rational choice (with C. List), Noûs 47(1): 104-134, 2013 → Official Version

Modelling change in individual characteristics: an axiomatic framework, Games and Economic Behavior 76: 471-94, 2012 → Official Version

Bargaining with endogenous disagreement: the extended Kalai-Smorodinsky solution (with I. Bozbay and H. Peters), Games and Economic Behavior 74: 407-17, 2012 → Official Version

A model of non-informational preference change (with C. List), Journal of Theoretical Politics 23(2): 145-64, 2011 → Official Version

Bayesian group belief, Social Choice and Welfare 35(4): 595-626, 2010 → Official Version

The possibility of judgment aggregation on agendas with subjunctive implications, Journal of Economic Theory 145(2): 603-638, 2010 → Official Version

The aggregation of propositional attitudes: towards a general theory (with C. List), Oxford Studies in Epistemology 3: 215-234, 2010 [Corrigendum]

Majority voting on restricted domains (with C. List), Journal of Economic Theory 145(2): 512-543, 2010 → Official Version

Editorial, The Reasoner 4(8): 117-20, 2010 → Official Version

Un bilan interprétatif de la théorie de l'agrégation logique (with P. Mongin as first author), Revue d'Economie Politique 120: 929-72, 2010 → Official Version

The premise-based approach to judgment aggregation (with P. Mongin), Journal of Economic Theory 145(2): 562-582, 2010 → Official Version

The impossibility of unbiased judgment aggregation (with C. List), Theory and Decision 68: 281-299, 2010 → Official Version

The problem of constrained judgment aggregation (with C. List), in: F. Stadler et al. (eds.), The Present Situation in the Philosophy of Science, Springer: Dordrecht, p. 125-139, 2009 → Official Version

The premises of Condorcet's jury theorem are not simultaneously justified, Episteme - a Journal of Social Epistemology 5(1): 56-73, 2008 → Official Version

A liberal paradox for judgment aggregation (with C. List), Social Choice and Welfare 31(1): 59-78, 2008 → Official Version

Judgment aggregation without full rationality (with C. List), Social Choice and Welfare 31(1): 15-39, 2008 → Official Version

Judgment aggregation under constraints (with C. List), in Economics, Rational Choice and Normative Philosophy, T. Boylan and R. Gekker (eds.), London (Routledge), 2008 → Official Version

Strategy-proof judgment aggregation (with C. List), Economics and Philosophy 23: 269-300, 2007 → Official Version

Judgment aggregation by quota rules: majority voting generalized (with C. List), Journal of Theoretical Politics 19(4): 391-424, 2007 → Official Version

Arrow's theorem in judgment aggregation (with C. List), Social Choice and Welfare 29(1): 19-33, 2007 → Official Version

A generalised model of judgment aggregation (earlier title: "Judgment aggregation in general logics"), Social Choice and Welfare 28(4): 529-565, 2007 → Official Version

General representation of epistemically optimal procedures, Social Choice and Welfare 26(2): 263-283, 2006 → Official Version

Judgment aggregation: (im)possibility theorems, Journal of Economic Theory 126(1): 286-298, 2006 → Official Version

Judgment aggregation without full rationality: a summary (with C. List), Proceedings of the 1st International Workshop on Computational Social Choice (COMSOC), Amsterdam, 2006

On coherent sets and the transmission of confirmation (with L. Moretti), Philosophy of Science 72(3): 403-424, 2005 → Official Version

How to reach legitimate decisions when the procedure is controversial, Social Choice and Welfare 24: 363-393, 2005 → Official Version

The two-envelope paradox: an axiomatic approach (with C. List), Mind 114: 239-248, 2005 → Official Version

A model of jury decisions where all jurors have the same evidence (with C. List), Synthese 142: 175-202, 2004 → Official Version

The limiting distribution of the t-ratio for the unit root test in an AR(1), Econometrics Journal 4(2): 242-256, 2001 → Official Version


Habilitation and Doctorate

Judgment aggregation: a general theory of collective decisions, Habilitation Thesis, Karlsruhe University, Economics Faculty, 2008

Closed Analytical Forms and Numerical Approximation of Dickey-Fuller Probability Distributions, Doctoral Thesis, Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford, 2003