Then Proposition 2 follows from the well-known results about stochastic dominance relationships
and the fact that [?
The experimental design called for 2 test series: first when the males of a pair were unfamiliar with each other (naive) and, second, after they had established a dominance relationship
In order to characterize an increase in risk in terms of a stochastic dominance relationship
we follow Hadar and Russell .
between sows dependent on the time interval between separation and reunion.
The birds we observed were not individually marked, and it is possible that pre-existing dominance relationships
among a small number of individuals could have influenced the overall patterns we observed.
An intricate network of deferential and dominance relationships
, tempered by the possibility of modest advances in status, corresponded well to the finely measured nuances of achievement implied by the rhetoric of capacity.