How to Divide the Possession of a Football?
AbstractThe current National Football League overtime rule favors the team starting on offense. Auctioning off or dividing-and-choosing the starting possession can potentially restore ex post fairness. We find auctions to provide a better outcome when teams have asymmetric information.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by University Library of Munich, Germany in its series MPRA Paper with number 6103.
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