Employment By Lotto Revisited
AbstractWe study employment by lotto (Aldershof et al., 1999), a procedurally fair matching algorithm for the so-called stable marriage problem. We complement Aldershof et al.'s (1999) analysis in two ways. First, we give an alternative and intuitive description of employment by lotto in terms of a probabilistic serial dictatorship on the set of stable matchings. Second, we show that Aldershof et al.'s (1999) conjectures are correct for small matching markets but not necessarily correct for large matching markets.
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Volume (Year): 11 (2009)
Issue (Month): 02 ()
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- Bettina Klaus & Flip Klijn, 2006. "Employment by Lotto Revisited," Working Papers 263, Barcelona Graduate School of Economics.
- Bettina Klaus & Flip Klijn, 2004. "Employment by Lotto Revisited," UFAE and IAE Working Papers 627.04, Unitat de Fonaments de l'Anàlisi Econòmica (UAB) and Institut d'Anàlisi Econòmica (CSIC), revised 17 Jan 2006.
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- Bettina Klaus & Flip Klijn, 2003. "Procedurally Fair and Stable Matching," Working Papers 36, Barcelona Graduate School of Economics.
- Bettina Klaus & Flip Klijn, 2003. "Procedurally Fair and Stable Matching," UFAE and IAE Working Papers 582.03, Unitat de Fonaments de l'Anàlisi Econòmica (UAB) and Institut d'Anàlisi Econòmica (CSIC).
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