Daniel Guevara: Has Traditional Ethical Theory Been Made Defunct by Kahneman and Tversky's Prospect Theory?
March 14, 2013
February 22, 2013
This talk is based on a paper by Sandra Dreisbach (PhD, Philosophy, UC Santa Cruz 2012) and Daniel Guevara. It is a critical assessment of Kahneman and Tversky's Nobel Prize winning Prospect Theory - especially their so-called Asian Disease Problem - and its bearing on certain important issues in traditional ethical theory.