Two-Stage Elimination Contests with Endogenous Continuation Values: An Analytical Solution
AbstractThis paper analyzes a two-stage pairwise elimination contest with heterogeneous agents. It derives analytical expressions for equilibrium efforts in a setting where the two simultaneous stage-1 interactions are linked through endogenously determined continuation values.
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Length: 11 pages
Date of creation: Aug 2012
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Multi-Stage Elimination Contest; Heterogeneity; Endogenous Continuation Value;
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