Walter Bossert


 walter.bossert@videotron.ca

Curriculum Vitae

Recent Books

Walter Bossert and Kotaro Suzumura, Consistency, Choice, and Rationality 
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA, 2010, $47 hardcover. Buy at


Charles Blackorby, Walter Bossert and David Donaldson, Population Issues in Social Choice Theory, Welfare Economics, and Ethics 
Cambridge University Press, New York, 2005, $154 hardcover, $67 paperback. Buy at


Recent Working Papers

Walter Bossert and Conchita D'Ambrosio, Intertemporal material deprivation: a proposal and an application to EU countries   (January 2018)
I. Dasgupta and M. Mitra (eds.), Deprivation, Inequality and Polarization: Essays in Honour of Satya Ranjan Chakravarty, Springer, Heidelberg, forthcoming

Walter Bossert, Anonymous welfarism, critical-level principles, and the repugnant and sadistic conclusions   (December 2017)
G. Arrhenius and K. Bykvist, Oxford Handbook of Population Ethics, Oxford University Press, Oxford, forthcoming

Walter Bossert, Burak Can and Conchita D'Ambrosio, 
A head-count measure of rank mobility and its directional decomposition   (August 2017)
Economica, forthcoming

Walter Bossert, 
Suzumura-consistent relations: an overview   (May 2017)
International Journal of Economic Theory, forthcoming

Nick Baigent and Walter Bossert, 
An interview with David Donaldson   (September 2015)
M. Fleurbaey and M. Salles (eds.), Conversations with Pioneers in Social Choice Theory (provisional title),
Springer, Heidelberg, forthcoming

Walter Bossert and Bhaskar Dutta, The measurement of welfare change   (January 2018)

Walter Bossert and Conchita D'Ambrosio, Individual deprivation and being left behind   (November 2017)

Walter Bossert and Hans Peters, Choice on the simplex domain   (November 2017)

Walter Bossert and Kotaro Suzumura, 
Vote budgets and Dodgson's method of marks   (October 2017)

Walter Bossert and Kotaro Suzumura, The Benthamite dictum of the greatest happiness of the greatest number: an ordinalist reinterpretation   (August 2017)

Walter Bossert and Conchita D'Ambrosio, Economic insecurity and variations in resources   (August 2017)


Mathematical Economics Lecture Notes

Walter Bossert, Introduction to mathematical economics  (August 2002)


Against the Use of Course Questionnaires

Walter Bossert, A case against the use of course questionnaires  (July 2002)



Last Updated:  January 23, 2018

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