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How to cut a pizza fairly: Fair division with decreasing marginal evaluations

  • Fabio Maccheroni
  • Fabio Maccheroni
  • Massimo Marinacci
  • Massimo Marinacci

Existential and constructive solutions to the classic problems of fair division are known for individuals with constant marginal evaluations. By considering nonatomic concave capacities instead of nonatomic probability measures, we extend some of these results to the case of individuals with decreasing marginal evaluations. Copyright Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2003

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Volume (Year): 20 (2003)
Issue (Month): 3 (06)
Pages: 457-465

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Handle: RePEc:spr:sochwe:v:20:y:2003:i:3:p:457-465
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