A Minimal Test for Convex Games and the Shapley Value
AbstractA set of necessary and sufficient conditions for convexity of a transferable utility game in terms of its decomposition into unanimity games is shown to be minimal: none of the conditions is redundant. The result is used to provide an axiomatization of the Shapley value on the set of convex games.
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Convex game; unanimity game; Shapley value; axiomatization;
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- Voorneveld, M. & Grahn, S., 2001. "A Minimal Test for Convex Games and the Shapley Value," Papers 2001:02, Uppsala - Working Paper Series.
- C71 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Game Theory and Bargaining Theory - - - Cooperative Games
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