Title

Necessarily Incompatible Consistent Wants

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

3-9-2017

Published In

Acta Analytica

Abstract

This paper argues that the wants or desires of a person can be consistent with each other and still necessarily incompatible with each other and for interesting reasons. It is argued here that this problem is not rare and that there is no solution in sight.

Keywords

desires, consistency, necessary incompatibility, paradox