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Suzumura, Kōtarō 1944-

Overview
Works: 175 works in 457 publications in 3 languages and 5,461 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  History  Festschriften  Life skills guides  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree, Other, Dedicatee
Classifications: HB846.8, 338.952
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Kōtarō Suzumura
Industrial policy of Japan by Ryūtarō Komiya( Book )

11 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rational choice, collective decisions, and social welfare by Kōtarō Suzumura( Book )

23 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Left freely to themselves, a group of rational individuals often fail to cooperate even when the product of social cooperation is beneficial to all. Hence, the author argues, a rule of collective decision making is clearly needed that specifies how social cooperation should be organised among contributing individuals. Suzumura gives a systematic presentation of the Arrovian impossibility theorems of social choice theory, so as to describe and enumerate the various factors that are responsible for the stability of the voluntary association of free and rational individuals. Among other topics covered are an axiomatic characterisation of the concept of a rational choice, the simple majority decision rule and its extensions, the social choice implications of the concept of equity as nonenvy, the constrained majoritarian collective choice rules and the conflict between the Paretian ethics and the libertarian claims of individual rights
Handbook of social choice and welfare by Kenneth Joseph Arrow( Book )

25 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and Japanese and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of two volumes, 'The Handbook of Social Choice and Welfare' contains a series of essays that examine past and on-going social choice theory and welfare economics. It provides a means to making collective decisions on such issues
Choice, welfare, and development : a festschrift in honour of Amartya K. Sen by Kaushik Basu( Book )

11 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor Sen is one of the few economists whose research straddles the expanse of the subject and he has worked and written in an astonishingly large number of areas. In acknowledgement of the varied interests encompassed by Professor Sen's work which would be impossible to represent in a single volume, the editors have chosen to concentrate on welfare economics to which Sen has made a seminal contribution. Thus two related strands in his work are reflected in this volume. Both are based in welfare economics, but one develops the more theoretical aspects of social choice theory, while the other is more concerned with the application of welfare economics in the context of developing economies
Competition, commitment, and welfare by Kōtarō Suzumura( Book )

8 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two questions are posed in looking at these issues: Can competition ever be excessive in the welfare-theoretic sense? Can policy intervention in the name of keeping excessive competition under control be justified? Starting from an elementary model of oligopoly and introducing several complexities step by step, the author shows that, for a wide class of situations where economies of scale prevail, competition can certainly be excessive in the welfare-theoretic sense, but that regulation of competition may cause serious distortions of its own. The latter distortions, he argues, should be weighed against market distortions arising from excessive competition before prescribing a policy mix of competition and regulation. Those who are interested in the proper role of industrial and competition policies in the market economics will find these theoretical results both illuminating and suggestive
Social choice re-examined : proceedings of the IEA conference held at Schloss Hernstein, Berndorf, near Vienna, Austria by International Economic Association( Book )

35 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Consistency, choice, and rationality by Walter Bossert( Book )

14 editions published in 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The authors present a thorough mathematical treatment of Suzumura consistency, an alternative to established coherence properties such as transitivity, quasi-transitivity, or acyclicity. Applications in individual and social choice theory, fields important not only to economics but also to philosophy and political science, are discussed. Specifically, the authors explore topics such as rational choice and revealed preference theory, and collective decision making in an atemporal framework as well as in an intergenerational setting."--Publisher
Intergenerational equity and sustainability by International Economic Association( Book )

13 editions published in 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book addresses the issues of intergenerational equity, intertemporal efficiency, and collective rationality of social decision-making. How should the welfare of future generations be treated vis-a-vis the welfare of present generation? How should we design and implement social security reforms? How can we formalize the notion of sustainable economic development, and what are the conditions that warrant the sustainability of development path? In the context of the problem of global warming, where a large part of those who are responsible for causing the problem do not exist anymore, and a large part of those who will be most severely affected by the problem do not yet exist, why and how should the present generation assume responsibility to take actions against this problem? Contributions come from distinguished economists who specialize in this area, and are tied by the common thread of taking a welfare-theoretic approach to the problem
Choice, preferences, and procedures : a rational choice theoretic approach by Kōtarō Suzumura( Book )

5 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Social choice theory critically assesses and rationally designs economic mechanisms for improving human well-being. Kotaro Suzumura-- one of the world's foremost thinkers in social choice theory and welfare economics--fuses abstract ideas with real-world economies to examine foundational issues of normative economics and collective decision-making"--Provided by publisher
Rational choice and social welfare : theory and applications : essays in honor of Kotaro Suzumura by M Salles( Book )

8 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The papers in this volume explore various issues relating to theories of rational choice and social welfare and their applications. The topics include resource allocation problems, population ethics, rationalizability of choice functions and demand functions for money, game theory, individual rights, and measurements of vulnerability, diversity, and changes in individual welfare. Researchers and advanced graduate students who want to learn more about such topics will find the book very useful
Industrial policy in Japan : overview and evaluation by Kōtarō Suzumura( Book )

8 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nihon no sangyō seisaku by Ryūtarō Komiya( Book )

5 editions published between 1984 and 1988 in Japanese and Chinese and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben shu xi tong di dui ri ben jing ji fa zhan shi zhong de ge ge shi qi suo zhi ding de bu tong chan ye zheng ce jin xing xiang jin de fen xi, bing gei yu le qia dao hao chu de ping jia ; shi shi qiu shi di zhi chu le bu tong shi qi de chan ye zheng ce suo fa hui de zuo yong. tong shi, ye ke guan di zong shu le cu jin ri ben zhan hou jing ji fa zhan de qi ta yin su
Introduction to social choice and welfare by Kōtarō Suzumura( Book )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handbook of social choice and welfare( Book )

15 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of two volumes, 'The Handbook of Social Choice and Welfare' contains a series of essays that examine past and on-going social choice theory and welfare economics. It provides a means to making collective decisions on such issues
Nihon no kyōsō seisaku( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in Japanese and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sedaikan kankei kara kangaeru kōkyōsei = Publicneness from the perspective of intergenerational relations( Book )

4 editions published in 2006 in Japanese and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nihon no denki tsūshin : kyōsō to kisei no keizaigaku( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in Japanese and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amarutia sen : Keizaigaku to rinrigaku by Kōtarō Suzumura( Book )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in Japanese and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fukkō seisaku o meguru sei to zen : shinsai fukkō no seiji keizaigaku o motomete( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in Japanese and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saigai ni tsuyoi shakai o tsukuru tame ni : kagakusha no yakuwari, daigaku no shimei( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in Japanese and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Kotaro Suzumura

Kotaro Suzumura Japanese economist

Suzuki, Kōtarō 1944-

Suzumura, K.

Suzumura, Kotaro

Suzumura, Kotaro 1944-

Судзумура, Котаро

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령촌흥태랑 1944-

스즈무라 고우타로우 1944-

스즈무라, 고타로

스즈무라 코타로 1944-

영촌흥태랑 1944-

スズムラ, コウタロウ

スズムラ, コウタロウ 1944-

鈴村, 興太郎 1944-

鈴村興太郎 1944-

Languages
English (176)

Japanese (28)

Chinese (1)

Covers
Handbook of social choice and welfareChoice, welfare, and development : a festschrift in honour of Amartya K. SenCompetition, commitment, and welfareSocial choice re-examined : proceedings of the IEA conference held at Schloss Hernstein, Berndorf, near Vienna, AustriaConsistency, choice, and rationalityIntergenerational equity and sustainabilityRational choice and social welfare : theory and applications : essays in honor of Kotaro SuzumuraHandbook of social choice and welfare