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Lecture Notes in Microeconomic Theory


  • Ariel Rubinstein


A set of lecture notes for the first quarter of a graduate microeconomics class, based on classes taught by the author at Tel Aviv, Princeton, and New York Universities.

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  • Ariel Rubinstein, 2006. "Lecture Notes in Microeconomic Theory," Online economics textbooks, SUNY-Oswego, Department of Economics, number gradmicro1, March.
  • Handle: RePEc:oet:tbooks:gradmicro1

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    1. Roger B. Myerson, 1978. "Optimal Auction Design," Discussion Papers 362, Northwestern University, Center for Mathematical Studies in Economics and Management Science.
    2. Bulow, Jeremy & Roberts, John, 1989. "The Simple Economics of Optimal Auctions," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 97(5), pages 1060-1090, October.
    3. Milgrom, Paul R, 1979. "A Convergence Theorem for Competitive Bidding with Differential Information," Econometrica, Econometric Society, vol. 47(3), pages 679-688, May.
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    6. Robert Wilson, 1977. "A Bidding Model of Perfect Competition," Review of Economic Studies, Oxford University Press, vol. 44(3), pages 511-518.
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    microeconomics; graduate microeconomics; online textbook;

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    • D0 - Microeconomics - - General


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