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The Allocation of a Prize

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  • Pradeep Dubey

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    (Center for Game Theory, Dept. of Economics, SUNY at Stony Brook and Cowles Foundation, Yale University)

  • Siddhartha Sahi
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    Paper provided by Stony Brook University, Department of Economics in its series Department of Economics Working Papers with number 09-01.

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