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Instability of matchings in decentralized markets with various preference structures


  • Kimmo Eriksson


  • Olle Häggström


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  • Kimmo Eriksson & Olle Häggström, 2008. "Instability of matchings in decentralized markets with various preference structures," International Journal of Game Theory, Springer;Game Theory Society, vol. 36(3), pages 409-420, March.
  • Handle: RePEc:spr:jogath:v:36:y:2008:i:3:p:409-420 DOI: 10.1007/s00182-007-0081-6

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