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Eliciting information from a committee

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  • Zapechelnyuk, Andriy

The paper addresses the mechanism design problem of eliciting truthful information from a committee of informed experts who collude in their information disclosure strategies. It is shown that under fairly general conditions full information disclosure is possible if and only if the induced outcome is Pareto undominated for the committee members.

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Economic Theory.

Volume (Year): 148 (2013)
Issue (Month): 5 ()
Pages: 2049-2067

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Handle: RePEc:eee:jetheo:v:148:y:2013:i:5:p:2049-2067
DOI: 10.1016/j.jet.2013.04.008
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