Preemption and rent equalization in the adoption of new technology: comment
In this comment, we show that the existence of the preemption equilibrium in Fudenberg and Tirole (Review of Economics Studies, vol. 52, PP. 383-401, 1985)'s continuous-time games of timing is not guaranteed under their assumptions.
Volume (Year): 32 (2012)
Issue (Month): 2 ()
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