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Incentive Compatibility

Ledyard, John O. (1987) Incentive Compatibility. Social Science Working Paper, 622. California Institute of Technology , Pasadena, CA. (Unpublished)

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Incentive compatibility is described and discussed. A summary of the current state of understanding is provided. Key words are: incentive compatibility, game theory, implementation, mechanism, Bayes, Nash, and revelation.

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Additional Information:Published as Ledyard, John O. "Incentive compatibility." In Allocation, Information and Markets, pp. 141-151. Palgrave Macmillan UK, 1989.
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Issue or Number:622
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