Manilulation via endowments in university-admission problem
AbstractWe consider a two-sided many-to-one matching model where universities offer scholarships to students. We show that every stable matching rule is manipulable by a university via destroying endowments under a fairly wide class of scholarship rules. Furthermore, we show that the set of Nash equilibria of the destruction game and the set of stable matchings may be disjoint.
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Volume (Year): 31 (2011)
Issue (Month): 4 ()
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University-admission problem; Endowments; Manipulation;
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