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Games of Capacities: A (Close) Look to Nash Equilibria

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  • Antonio Romero-Medina
  • Matteo Triossi

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The paper studies two games of capacity manipulation in hospital-intern markets. The focus is on the stability of Nash equilibrium outcomes. We provide minimal necessary and sufficient conditions guaranteeing the existence of pure strategy Nash Equilibria and the stability of outcomes.

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Paper provided by Collegio Carlo Alberto in its series Carlo Alberto Notebooks with number 52.

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Length: 13 pages
Date of creation: 2007
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Handle: RePEc:cca:wpaper:52

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Keywords: Stable Matchings; Capacity; Nash Equilibrium; Cycles.;

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  1. Ehlers, Lars, 2010. "Manipulation via capacities revisited," Games and Economic Behavior, Elsevier, vol. 69(2), pages 302-311, July.
  2. Antonio Romero-Medina & Matteo Triossi, 2011. "Acyclicity and Singleton Cores in Matching Markets," Documentos de Trabajo 281, Centro de Economía Aplicada, Universidad de Chile.

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