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On the existence of symmetric mixed strategy equilibria


  • Becker, Johannes Gerd
  • Damianov, Damian S.


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  • Becker, Johannes Gerd & Damianov, Damian S., 2006. "On the existence of symmetric mixed strategy equilibria," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 90(1), pages 84-87, January.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:ecolet:v:90:y:2006:i:1:p:84-87

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    1. Damianov, Damian S. & Becker, Johannes Gerd, 2010. "Auctions with variable supply: Uniform price versus discriminatory," European Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 54(4), pages 571-593, May.
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