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Fairness and Equity in Societal Decision Analysis

  1. L. Robin Keller1,
  2. Yitong Wang1,
  3. Tianjun Feng2

Published Online: 14 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470400531.eorms0317

Wiley Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science

Wiley Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science

How to Cite

Keller, L. R., Wang, Y. and Feng, T. 2011. Fairness and Equity in Societal Decision Analysis. Wiley Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science. .

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of California Irvine, The Paul Merage School of Business, Irvine, California

  2. 2

    Fudan University, School of Management, Shanghai, China

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2011

Abstract

This article provides a brief theoretical and empirical introduction to the examination of fairness and equity in societal decision analysis.

Keywords:

  • fairness;
  • equity;
  • decision analysis;
  • societal decisions