A Note on Funaki and Yamato's Tragedy of the Commons
AbstractIn the model of Funaki and Yamato (1999) the tragedy of the commons can be avoided with pessimistic players, while this does not hold for optimistic players. We propose a new core concept to overcome this puzzle and provide numerical simulations of simple games where the conclusions coincide or are less sensitive to behavioural assump-tions.
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Length: 6 pages
Date of creation: 15 Mar 2002
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core; partition function; externalities; behavioural assumptions;
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- László Á.Kóczy, 2002. "A Note on Funaki and Yamato's Tragedy of the Commons," Center for Economic Studies - Discussion papers ces0217, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Centrum voor Economische Studiën.
- C71 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Game Theory and Bargaining Theory - - - Cooperative Games
- D62 - Microeconomics - - Welfare Economics - - - Externalities
- D74 - Microeconomics - - Analysis of Collective Decision-Making - - - Conflict; Conflict Resolution; Alliances
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