monotone function

monotone function
a function that either never decreases or never increases as its independent variable increases.

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  • Monotone preferences — In economics, an agent s preferences are said to be weakly monotonic if, given a consumption bundle x, the agent prefers all consumption bundles y that have more of every good. That is, implies . An agent s preferences are said to be strongly… …   Wikipedia

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