Extensive form implementation in incomplete information environments

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dc.contributor.author Sen, Arunava en
dc.contributor.author Bergin, James
dc.date.accessioned 2008-10-23T16:10:10Z
dc.date.available 2008-10-23T16:10:10Z
dc.date.copyright Copyright 1998 by Academic Press en
dc.date.issued 1998-06
dc.identifier.citation Journal of Economic Theory en
dc.identifier.issn 0022-0531
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10197/613
dc.description.abstract We study the implementation of social choice rules in incomplete information environments. A sufficiency condition called posterior reversal is given for extensive form implementation. The condition has a natural interpretation in signaling terms: Consistent posterior distributions under truth-telling are different from consistent posteriors under deception. This variation in the distribution over player types leads to variation in the distribution over actions and outcomes (comparing truth-telling and deception). We exploit this feature to implement social choice rules en
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dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher Elsevier Science en
dc.relation.isversionof Bergin, J. and Sen, A. (1997) "Extensive form implementation in incomplete information environments". Queen’s Economics Department Working Paper No. 952. Ontario: Queen's University.
dc.rights All rights reserved en
dc.subject.classification D78 en
dc.subject.classification D82 en
dc.subject.lcsh Social choice--Mathematical models en
dc.subject.lcsh Game theory en
dc.subject.lcsh Information measurement--Mathematical models en
dc.title Extensive form implementation in incomplete information environments en
dc.type Journal Article en
dc.internal.authorurl James Bergin (web page) en
dc.internal.authorurl http://geary.ucd.ie/Table/About-Items/?ref=8236662 en
dc.internal.authorcontactother Email: berginj@ucd.ie; Tel: +353 1 716 4618 en
dc.internal.authorid UCD0002 en
dc.internal.availability Full text not available en
dc.internal.webversions Publisher's version en
dc.internal.webversions http://dx.doi.org/10.1006/jeth.1997.2388 en
dc.status Peer reviewed en
dc.identifier.volume 80 en
dc.identifier.issue 2 en
dc.identifier.startpage 222 en
dc.identifier.endpage 256 en
dc.identifier.doi 10.1006/jeth.1997.2388
dc.neeo.contributor Sen|Arunava|aut|
dc.neeo.contributor Bergin|James|aut|UCD0002

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