ECON522 - TOPICS IN GAME THEORY
November 13, Eric's talk is based on
Congestion games - Rosenthal and
Monderer and Shapley - potential games. There is no class Thursday. Steven will talk on Nov. 20.
The course covers a number of basic topics and touches on some problems that could
provide a direction for
Review the text by Mas-Collel, Whinston and Green.
Salanie, “The Economics of Contracts: A Primer”
MIT Press, 1997, and
Paul Klemperer “Auctions:Theory and
Practise” ,online version
- Surplus Extraction.
- Robust Mechanism Design
- Common Agency.
- Competing Mechanisms
- Alvin Roth and Marilda Sotomayor “Two Sided
Cambridge University Press
- Utku Unver et al,
“Pairwise Kidney Exchange” paper http://ideas.repec.org/p/wpa/wuwpga/0408001.html
- M. Peters and Aloysius
Siow, Competing Pre-Marital Investments, Journal of
Political Economy, 2002. On Line version http://montoya.econ.ubc.ca/papers/existence103.pdf
- Ivar Ekeland, "Equilibrium
in Hedonic Markets", mimeo, On Line version http://www.pims.math.ca/~ekeland/research/hedonic
- M. Peters , "The
Pre-Marital Investment Game", mimeo, On Line version http://microeconomics.ca/michael_peters/matching_limit_sim.pdf