Walter Bossert


 walter.bossert@videotron.ca

Curriculum Vitae   (January 2019)

Recent books

Walter Bossert and Kotaro Suzumura, Consistency, Choice, and Rationality 
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA, 2010, $48.50 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, $68 paperback. Buy at


Recent working papers

Walter Bossert and Kotaro Suzumura, Vote budgets and Dodgson's method of marks   (December 2018)
Oxford Economic Papers, forthcoming

Walter Bossert and Kohei Kamaga, 
An axiomatization of the mixed utilitarian-maximin social welfare orderings   (November 2018)
Economic Theory, forthcoming

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


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

Geir B. Asheim, Walter Bossert, Conchita D'Ambrosio and Claus Vögele, The measurement of resilience   (January 2019)

Walter Bossert and Kotaro Suzumura, 
Positionalist voting rules: a general definition and axiomatic characterizations   (December 2018)

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

Walter Bossert and Hans Peters, Choice on the simplex domain   (October 2018)

Walter Bossert and Conchita D'Ambrosio, Losing ground in the income hierarchy: relative deprivation revisited   (May 2018)

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 13, 2019

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