A new defence of probability discounting

Citation:

Mintz-Woo, K. (2017). A new defence of probability discounting. In A. Walsh, S. Hormio, & D. Purves (Ed.), The Ethical Underpinnings of Climate Economics (pp. 87-102) . Oxford, Routledge.
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A new defence of probability discounting

Abstract:

This chapter argues that, for decisions under risk, Simon Caney's rights-based approach overgeneralises and that rights-based theories structurally face similar problems. It makes a new moral case for probability discounting on the grounds that moral responsibility for outcomes scales with credence in outcomes.

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