CaltechAUTHORS
  A Caltech Library Service

A Ham Sandwich Theorem for General Measures

Cox, Gary W. and McKelvey, Richard D. (1980) A Ham Sandwich Theorem for General Measures. Social Science Working Paper, 337. California Institute of Technology , Pasadena, CA. (Unpublished) https://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:20171009-163353049

[img] PDF (sswp 337 - Jul. 1980) - Submitted Version
See Usage Policy.

259kB

Use this Persistent URL to link to this item: https://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:20171009-163353049

Abstract

The "ham sandwich" theorem has been proven only for measures that are absolutely continuous with respect to Lesbeque measure. We prove a generalized version of the ham sandwich theorem which is applicable to arbitrary finite measures, and we give some sufficient conditions for uniqueness of the hyperplane identified by the theorem.


Item Type:Report or Paper (Working Paper)
Related URLs:
URLURL TypeDescription
http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:20171010-101743926Related ItemPublished Version
Additional Information:Published as Cox, Gary W., and Richard D. McKelvey. "A ham sandwich theorem for general measures." Social Choice and Welfare 1.1 (1984): 75-83.
Group:Social Science Working Papers
Series Name:Social Science Working Paper
Issue or Number:337
Record Number:CaltechAUTHORS:20171009-163353049
Persistent URL:https://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:20171009-163353049
Usage Policy:No commercial reproduction, distribution, display or performance rights in this work are provided.
ID Code:82240
Collection:CaltechAUTHORS
Deposited By: Jacquelyn Bussone
Deposited On:10 Oct 2017 16:48
Last Modified:03 Oct 2019 18:52

Repository Staff Only: item control page