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Contract Bargaining with Symmetric Information

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  • W. Bentley MacLeod
  • James M. Malcomson

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This paper reviews a recent literature that extends the Rubinstein/Stahl bargaining model to the case of contract bargaining. Theoretical issues, such as the appropriate game form, existence, and uniqueness of equilibria, are discussed. The paper finishes with a brief overview of some applications of the framework.

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  • W. Bentley MacLeod & James M. Malcomson, 1995. "Contract Bargaining with Symmetric Information," Canadian Journal of Economics, Canadian Economics Association, vol. 28(2), pages 336-367, May.
  • Handle: RePEc:cje:issued:v:28:y:1995:i:2:p:336-67
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