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A zero-one, Borel probability which admits of no countably additive extensions


Author: Lester E. Dubins
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 86 (1982), 273-274
MSC: Primary 28A05; Secondary 60A10
MathSciNet review: 667287
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Abstract: There is a subsigma-field of the Borel subsets $ \mathcal{B}$ of the unit interval which supports a countably additive, two-valued, probability which cannot be extended to $ \mathcal{B}$ so as to remain countably additive.


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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1090/S0002-9939-1982-0667287-0
PII: S 0002-9939(1982)0667287-0
Article copyright: © Copyright 1982 American Mathematical Society