Notre Dame Journal of Formal Logic 57 (3):369-374 (2016)

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Thomas Hofweber
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Abstract
We give a direct and elementary proof of the fact that every real-valued probability measure can be approximated—up to an infinitesimal—by a hyperreal-valued one which is regular and defined on the whole powerset of the sample space.
Keywords probability   hyperreal numbers   measure theory
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DOI 10.1215/00294527-3542210
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