Managing Waiting Lists in a Fair Way
AbstractThe situation of patients on a waiting list and the problem of managing it is an example of the simplest allocation problem: the allocation of indivisible units of a homogeneous good among a set of agents demanding one unit of the good each. This working paper studies this situation, in both a static and dynamic framework, from an axiomatic perspective.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Fundacion BBVA / BBVA Foundation in its series Working Papers with number 201078.
Date of creation: Jul 2008
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Waiting lists; axiomatic procedure; impartiality; monotonicity; seniority.;
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