By Paul W. Glimcher, Colin Camerer, Russell Alan Poldrack, Ernst Fehr
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If Black is drawn, then you will get the outcome of the lottery L1; if White is drawn you will get the outcome of the lottery L2. This new contract is a compound lottery. If you do not care about how you get the amounts of money, then this is the lottery with four outcomes described as (x, rp, y, r(1 Ϫ p), z, (1 Ϫ r)q, w, (1 Ϫ r)(1 Ϫ q)). We write this new lottery as rL1 ϩ (1 Ϫ r)L2. The next axiom requires that if you strictly prefer L1 to L2, then for some number r, you strictly prefer rL1 ϩ (1 Ϫ r)L2 to L2.
The choices made by the subjects have the typical property of random choice: for example, between any amount less or equal to 2 units of apple and 1 unit of raisin, the monkey always chose the raisin. With 3 units of apple and 1 of raisin, the frequency of choice was 50/50 between the two. With 4 or more units of apple, the monkey always went for the apple. This is the revealed-preference evidence. At the same time, experimenters can collect single neuron recording from areas that are known to be active in evaluation of rewards (for example, area 13 of the orbito-frontal cortex).
Axiom 3 (Independence) If L1՝L2 then for any number r ∈ (0,1) and any lottery L3, rL1 ϩ (1 Ϫ r )L3 ՝ rL2 ϩ (1 Ϫ r )L3 . Representation of Preferences A fundamental result in decision theory (due to von Neumann and Morgenstern, (vNM), 1947) is that subjects having preferences that satisfy these axioms (completeness, transitivity, Archimedean continuity and independence) behave as if they had a simple numerical representation of their preferences – that is, a function that associates with a lottery a single number, called the utility of the lottery, that we can write as U(L).
Neuroeconomics: Decision Making and the Brain by Paul W. Glimcher, Colin Camerer, Russell Alan Poldrack, Ernst Fehr