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Samson Alva

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First Name:Samson
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Last Name:Alva
RePEc Short-ID:pal773
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Terminal Degree:2013 Department of Economics; Boston College (from RePEc Genealogy)


Department of Economics
College of Business
University of Texas-San Antonio

San Antonio, Texas (United States)

6900 North Loop 1604 West, San Antonio, TX 78249-0631
RePEc:edi:deutsus (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Samson Alva & Norma B. Coe & Anthony Webb, 2010. "The Impact of a DROP Program on the Age of Retirement and Employer Pension Costs," Working Papers, Center for Retirement Research at Boston College wp2010-10, Center for Retirement Research, revised Sep 2010.


  1. Alva, Samson & Manjunath, Vikram, 2020. "The impossibility of strategy-proof, Pareto efficient, and individually rational rules for fractional matching," Games and Economic Behavior, Elsevier, vol. 119(C), pages 15-29.
  2. Alva, Samson & Manjunath, Vikram, 2019. "Strategy-proof Pareto-improvement," Journal of Economic Theory, Elsevier, vol. 181(C), pages 121-142.
  3. Alva, Samson, 2018. "WARP and combinatorial choice," Journal of Economic Theory, Elsevier, vol. 173(C), pages 320-333.


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  1. Alva, Samson & Manjunath, Vikram, 2019. "Strategy-proof Pareto-improvement," Journal of Economic Theory, Elsevier, vol. 181(C), pages 121-142.

    Cited by:

    1. Mustafa Oğuz Afacan & Umut Mert Dur, 2020. "Constrained stability in two-sided matching markets," Social Choice and Welfare, Springer;The Society for Social Choice and Welfare, vol. 55(3), pages 477-494, October.
    2. BONKOUNGOU, Somouaoga, 2016. "Pareto dominance of deferred acceptance through early decision," Cahiers de recherche 2016-07, Universite de Montreal, Departement de sciences economiques.
    3. Nickesha Ayoade & Szilvia Pápai, 2020. "School Choice with Preference Rank Classes," Working Papers 20002, Concordia University, Department of Economics.
    4. Battal Doğan & M. Bumin Yenmez, 2020. "Consistent Pareto improvement over the student-optimal stable mechanism," Economic Theory Bulletin, Springer;Society for the Advancement of Economic Theory (SAET), vol. 8(1), pages 125-137, April.
    5. Orhan Aygun & Bertan Turhan, 2020. "Dynamic Reserves in Matching Markets," Papers 2005.01103,
    6. Troyan, Peter & Delacrétaz, David & Kloosterman, Andrew, 2020. "Essentially stable matchings," Games and Economic Behavior, Elsevier, vol. 120(C), pages 370-390.
    7. Somouaoga BONKOUNGOU, 2016. "Pareto Dominance of Deferred Acceptance through Early Decision," Cahiers de recherche 11-2016, Centre interuniversitaire de recherche en économie quantitative, CIREQ.
    8. Dur, Umut & Gitmez, A. Arda & Yılmaz, Özgür, 2019. "School choice under partial fairness," Theoretical Economics, Econometric Society, vol. 14(4).
    9. Troyan, Peter & Morrill, Thayer, 2020. "Obvious manipulations," Journal of Economic Theory, Elsevier, vol. 185(C).
    10. Carmelo Rodríguez-Álvarez & Antonio Romero Medina, 2020. "School Choice with Transferable Students Characteristics," Documentos de Trabajo del ICAE 2020-04, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Facultad de Ciencias Económicas y Empresariales, Instituto Complutense de Análisis Económico.

  2. Alva, Samson, 2018. "WARP and combinatorial choice," Journal of Economic Theory, Elsevier, vol. 173(C), pages 320-333.

    Cited by:

    1. Jan Christoph Schlegel, 2018. "Equivalent Choice Functions and Stable Mechanisms," Papers 1812.10326,, revised Jan 2019.
    2. Yang, Yi-You, 2020. "Rationalizable choice functions," Games and Economic Behavior, Elsevier, vol. 123(C), pages 120-126.

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  1. NEP-AGE: Economics of Ageing (1) 2011-02-05
  2. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (1) 2011-02-05


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