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Maskin monotonicity and infinite individuals

  • Cato, Susumu

This paper examines the logical relationship among Maskin monotonicity, independent person-by-person monotonicity, independent weak monotonicity, strategy-proofness, and coalitional strategy-proofness in a society with infinite individuals.

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Economics Letters.

Volume (Year): 110 (2011)
Issue (Month): 1 (January)
Pages: 56-59

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Handle: RePEc:eee:ecolet:v:110:y:2011:i:1:p:56-59
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