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Incomplete Markets and the Firm

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  • Egbert Dierker

    (University of Vienna)

  • Hildegard Dierker

    (University of Vienna)

  • Birgit Grodal

    (Institute of Economics, University of Copenhagen)

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In this paper we analyze the welfare properties of the set of Drèze equilibria for economies with incomplete markets and firms. The well known fact that a Drèze equilibrium need not be constrained Pareto optimal is often attributed to a lack of coordination between firms. We show that there are economies with a single firm in which no Drèze equilibrium is constrained Pareto efficient. Even a unique Drèze equilibrium need not be constrained Pareto efficient

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Paper provided by University of Copenhagen. Department of Economics in its series Discussion Papers with number 99-03.

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Length: 28 pages
Date of creation: Aug 1999
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Handle: RePEc:kud:kuiedp:9903

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Keywords: incomplete markets; firms' objectives; Drèze equilibria; efficiency;

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  1. Egbert Dierker & Hildegard Dierker & Birgit Grodal, 2000. "Nonexistence of Constrained Efficient Equilibria when Markets are Incomplete," CIE Discussion Papers, University of Copenhagen. Department of Economics. Centre for Industrial Economics 2000-07, University of Copenhagen. Department of Economics. Centre for Industrial Economics.
  2. Hervé Crès, 2000. "Majority Stable Production Equilibria: A Multivariate Mean Shareholders Theorem," Sciences Po publications 706/2000, Sciences Po.
  3. Tirelli, Mario, 2002. "Income Taxation when Markets are Incomplete," MPRA Paper 746, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  4. Hervé Crès & Mich Tvede, 2001. "Proxy fights in incomplete markets: when majority voting and sidepayments are equivalent," Sciences Po publications 726/2001, Sciences Po.
  5. CRES, Herve & TVEDE, Mich, 2001. "Proxy fights in incomplete markets: when majority voting and sidepayments are equivalent," Les Cahiers de Recherche 726, HEC Paris.
  6. Jean-Marc Bonnisseau & Oussama Lachiri, 2004. "A note on the Drèze’s criterion for large capitalist firms," Cahiers de la Maison des Sciences Economiques, Université Panthéon-Sorbonne (Paris 1) b04120, Université Panthéon-Sorbonne (Paris 1).
  7. CRES, Herve, 2000. "Majority stable production equilibria : a multivariate mean shareholders theorem," Les Cahiers de Recherche 706, HEC Paris.

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