(Book Review) Frank Ramsey’s Contributions to Probability Theory

7 Pages Posted: 24 Apr 2020

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F. E. Guerra-Pujol

University of Central Florida; Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico

Date Written: March 30, 2020

Abstract

The English polymath Frank Ramsey was one of the first scholars to paint a subjective picture of probability, but how and when did he make this revolutionary discovery? Among other things, Cheryl Misak’s beautiful biography of Ramsey explores this remarkable terrain.

Keywords: Degrees of Belief, Subjective Probability, Cheryl Misak, Frank Ramsey

JEL Classification: B29, B31, C11

Suggested Citation

Guerra-Pujol, F. E., (Book Review) Frank Ramsey’s Contributions to Probability Theory (March 30, 2020). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3564281 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3564281

F. E. Guerra-Pujol (Contact Author)

University of Central Florida ( email )

Orlando, FL 32816
United States

HOME PAGE: http://www.priorprobability.com

Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico ( email )

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