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Preference relation approach for obtaining OWA operators weights

Byeong Seok Ahn
2008 International Journal of Approximate Reasoning  
In this paper, we present a method for determining the OWA weights when (1) the preferences of some subset of alternatives over other subset of alternatives are specified in a holistic manner across all  ...  A number of approaches for obtaining the associated weights have been suggested in the academic literature.  ...  The author is also deeply indebted to Young Soon Kwak for her helpful and constructive comments. This research was supported by the Chung Ang University Research Grants in 2001.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.ijar.2007.04.001 fatcat:sm6t36d2wrahfaevnhcvsm3mie

Judgment Aggregation in Abstract Dialectical Frameworks [chapter]

Richard Booth
2015 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
We generalise the family of interval aggregation methods, studied in the AF case in our previous work, to the ADF case.  ...  We look at a judgment aggregation problem in ADFs, namely the problem of aggregating a profile of complete interpretations.  ...  Thanks are due to Edmond Awad and Iyad Rahwan for earlier helping to develop some of the ideas for the restricted case of AFs, and to Johannes Wallner for some helpful comments.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-319-14726-0_20 fatcat:4l4lklkzsbgchlo42k4cxecgxa

Confidence Assessment Framework for Safety Arguments [chapter]

Rui Wang, Jérémie Guiochet, Gilles Motet
2017 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
Confidence in safety critical systems is often justified by safety arguments. The excessive complexity of systems nowadays introduces more uncertainties for the arguments reviewing.  ...  This paper proposes a framework to support the argumentation assessment based on experts' decision and confidence in the decision for the lowest level claims of the arguments.  ...  The opinion aggregation adopts a quantitative assessment method of argument confidence proposed in our previous works [19] .  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-319-66266-4_4 fatcat:vlrpijmfgrglfaykayp4dww6xi

The Case for Utilitarian Voting

Claude Hillinger
2005 Social Science Research Network  
Specific UV rules that have been proposed are approval voting, allowing the scores 0, 1; range voting, allowing all numbers in an interval as scores; evaluative voting, allowing the scores -1, 0, 1.  ...  I challenge the relevance of the ordinal framework in which that theorem is expressed and argue that instead utilitarian, i.e. cardinal social choice theory is relevant for voting.  ...  THE COMMON SENSE ARGUMENT FOR UTILITARIAN VOTING In Section 2 I argued that voting is an instance of the aggregation of judgments.  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.732285 fatcat:yagp2arkk5cxnaydqeehlvowu4

Collective argumentation: A survey of aggregation issues around argumentation frameworks

Gustavo Bodanza, Fernando Tohmé, Marcelo Auday
2017 Argument & Computation  
In particular, the question about the rationality of a collective argument choice relates this topic to Social Choice and Judgment Aggregation theories, while its associated strategic issues relate it  ...  Dung's argumentation frameworks have been applied for over twenty years to the analysis of argument justification.  ...  To solve this problem they introduce interval aggregation: consider the number of agents that vote out for an argument a, say n − and those that vote in, n + .  ... 
doi:10.3233/aac-160014 fatcat:f2bp6gpt3bgdrbvw6k3ll3y2cu

Guest editorial: special issue on computational social choice

Edith Elkind, Jérôme Lang
2010 Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent Systems  
formalisms for social choice problems, belief and judgement aggregation, and social software.  ...  This special issue is composed of nine research articles and a short note that span a fairly wide range of issues, including voting, mechanism design, judgment aggregation, and fairness, and a similarly  ...  Farfel and Conitzer develop techniques for preference aggregation and elicitation in the setting where agents have preferences over intervals of values.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s10458-010-9155-0 fatcat:3xgkcqxdtjfqfjb63q6ansjuaa

Page 222 of ABA Journal Vol. 44, Issue 3 [page]

1958 ABA Journal  
does an interval of as long as three weeks elapse be- tween argument and decision.  ...  The entire argument, the delivery of the opinion, and the re-sentencing consumed in the aggregate less than an hour and a half, and it all occurred less than a month after the trial.  ... 

expert: Modeling Without Data Using Expert Opinion

Vincent Goulet, Michel Jacques, Mathieu Pigeon
2009 The R Journal  
We also thank one anonymous referee and the R Journal editors for corrections and improvements to the paper. Bibliography R. Cooke. Experts in Uncertainty. Oxford University Press, 1991.  ...  The arguments of the method are the same as those of the default method in package stats.  ...  This argument is ignored in the other models.  ... 
doi:10.32614/rj-2009-005 fatcat:dkpagc5rqng6zhpjpgtq7l76he

Induced Choquet Integral Aggregation Operators with Single-Valued Neutrosophic Uncertain Linguistic Numbers and Their Application in Multiple Attribute Group Decision-Making

Shuping Zhao, Dong Wang, Liang Changyong, Wenxing Lu
2019 Zenodo  
For real decision-making problems, aggregating the attributes which have interactive or correlated characteristics by traditional aggregation operators is unsuitable.  ...  Thus, applying Choquet integral operator to approximate and simulate human subjective decision-making process, in which independence among the input arguments is not necessarily assumed, would be suitable  ...  Tan [28] proposed exponential aggregation operator of interval neutrosophic numbers for Typhoon Disaster Evaluation.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.3052780 fatcat:e62q45bpbvgsbap7v4sr5mikoq

Interval 2-Tuple Linguistic Distance Operators and Their Applications to Supplier Evaluation and Selection

Meng-Meng Shan, Ping Li, Hu-Chen Liu
2016 Mathematical Problems in Engineering  
These aggregation operators are very useful for the treatment of input data in the form of interval 2-tuple linguistic variables.  ...  Motivated by the ordered weighted distance (OWD) measures, in this paper, we develop some interval 2-tuple linguistic distance operators such as the interval 2-tuple weighted distance (ITWD), the interval  ...  Acknowledgments This work was supported by the National Natural Science Foundation of China (nos. 71402090 and 71671125), the Mathematical Problems in Engineering  ... 
doi:10.1155/2016/9893214 fatcat:25lrobqhczeahp4hcpil77jbm4

Experimental Assessment of Aggregation Principles in Argumentation-Enabled Collective Intelligence

Edmond Awad, Jean-François Bonnefon, Martin Caminada, Thomas W. Malone, Iyad Rahwan
2017 ACM Transactions on Internet Technology  
To do this, the group must use a rule to aggregate their individual opinions about the entire argument graph.  ...  We can view a set of conflicting arguments as a graph in which the nodes represent arguments and the arcs between these nodes represent the defeat relation.  ...  APPENDIX A LABELING AGGREGATION METHODS For this appendix, we write in(L), out(L), and undec(L) for the set of arguments that are labeled in, out, and undec respectively by labeling L.  ... 
doi:10.1145/3053371 fatcat:csm5qkkkgjd43mlsxefxck5i2u

Use of expert knowledge to anticipate the future: Issues, analysis and directions

Fergus Bolger, George Wright
2017 International Journal of Forecasting  
For example, experts must recognize the need to make predictions, describe the problem, formulate a model, identify and search for data, chose an appropriate method to make a model operational (e.g., a  ...  the best experts, training experts in normative aspects of anticipation, and combining judgments of several experts as well as eliciting unbiased estimates and constructs from experts.  ...  Many EKE concerns arise from this feature, in particular, there is a preoccupation about how best to aggregate (as is common practice even though there are arguments for not doing so, especially if there  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.ijforecast.2016.11.001 fatcat:fgpqhjefmnfhdnih2d7gyatx6y

IP Scoring Rules: Foundations and Applications

Jason Konek
2019 International Symposium on Imprecise Probabilities and Their Applications  
Finally, I highlight one potential applications for IP scoring rules: IP aggregation.  ...  The mathematical foundations of imprecise probability theory (IP) have been in place for 25 years, and IP has proved successful in practice.  ...  For example, Pettigrew's expected accuracy argument for linear pooling has no analogue in the IP setting.  ... 
dblp:conf/isipta/Konek19 fatcat:pmxa6mdwibhsjirsrn4e6oxby4

AN INTIUTIONISTIC FUZZY MULTI-EXPERT AND MULTI-CRITERIA SYSTEM FOR EFFECTIVE PERFORMANCE MANAGEMENT

Ahmet Beskese, Cengiz Kahraman, Shirli Ender Buyukbay, Faik Tunc Bozbura
2018 Technological and Economic Development of Economy  
In the determination of the criteria weights of the model, both the aggregated and compromised assessments of the experts are used in order to observe the effects of these two methods on the results.  ...  Organizations, in their pursuit of accomplishing their vision and goals, need effective management of human resources.  ...  The interval-valued intuitionistic fuzzy pairwise comparison matrices are aggregated using Eq. (5) to obtain the aggregated interval-valued intuitionistic judgment matrices in Table 7 .  ... 
doi:10.3846/10.3846/tede.2018.6462 fatcat:oygxobqvdzbnhlytiblhm4aowa

Weighted-selective aggregated majority-OWA operator and its application in linguistic group decision making

Binyamin Yusoff, José M. Merigó, David Ceballos, José I. Peláez
2018 International Journal of Intelligent Systems  
The exhaustive multi-criteria group decision-making model under the linguistic domain, which consists of two-stage aggregation processes, is developed in order to fuse the experts' judgments and to aggregate  ...  The proposed aggregation operators are then implemented for the case of alternative scheme of heterogeneous group decision analysis.  ...  These schemes, in general, have different approaches for aggregating the experts' judgments as the final group decision.  ... 
doi:10.1002/int.22004 fatcat:nhffub6a2rfgbcrkzmsiijsz4u
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