Kaplan, Todd R and Zamir, Shmuel
(2014):
*Advances in Auctions.*
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## Abstract

As a selling mechanism, auctions have acquired a central position in the free market economy all over the globe. This development has deepened, broadened, and expanded the theory of auctions in new directions. This chapter is intended as a selective update of some of the developments and applications of auction theory in the two decades since Wilson (1992) wrote the previous Handbook chapter on this topic.

Item Type: | MPRA Paper |
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Original Title: | Advances in Auctions |

Language: | English |

Keywords: | Auctions; Private-Value Auctions; Multi-Unit Auctions; All-Pay Auctions; Resale; Position Auctions; Dynamic Auctions; Spectrum Auctions; Monotone Equilibrium |

Subjects: | C - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C7 - Game Theory and Bargaining Theory > C72 - Noncooperative Games D - Microeconomics > D4 - Market Structure, Pricing, and Design > D44 - Auctions D - Microeconomics > D8 - Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainty > D82 - Asymmetric and Private Information ; Mechanism Design H - Public Economics > H5 - National Government Expenditures and Related Policies > H57 - Procurement |

Item ID: | 54656 |

Depositing User: | Todd R Kaplan |

Date Deposited: | 26 Mar 2014 09:42 |

Last Modified: | 30 Sep 2019 10:21 |

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