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Incentive compatible mechanisms in multiprincipal multiagent games


  • Gwenaël Piaser

    () (Luxembourg School of Finance, University of Luxembourg)


It is argued that the revelation principle in multi-principal multi-agent games cannot be generalized. In other words, one cannot restrict attention to incentive compatible mechanisms, even if the concept of information is enlarged.

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  • Gwenaël Piaser, 2008. "Incentive compatible mechanisms in multiprincipal multiagent games," LSF Research Working Paper Series 08-02, Luxembourg School of Finance, University of Luxembourg.
  • Handle: RePEc:crf:wpaper:08-02

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    Direct Mechanims; Incentive compatible; Multiprincipals.;

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    • D82 - Microeconomics - - Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainty - - - Asymmetric and Private Information; Mechanism Design

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