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Equilibrium theory with asymmetric information and infinitely many states

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  • Hervés-Beloso, Carlos
  • Martins-da-Rocha, Victor Filipe
  • Monteiro, P. K.

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Radner (1968) proved the existence of a competitive equilibrium for differential information economies with finitely many states. We extend this result to economies with infinitely many states of nature.

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  • Hervés-Beloso, Carlos & Martins-da-Rocha, Victor Filipe & Monteiro, P. K., 2008. "Equilibrium theory with asymmetric information and infinitely many states," FGV/EPGE Economics Working Papers (Ensaios Economicos da EPGE) 673, FGV/EPGE - Escola Brasileira de Economia e Finanças, Getulio Vargas Foundation (Brazil).
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    1. João Correia-da-Silva & Carlos Hervés-Beloso, 2012. "General equilibrium in economies with uncertain delivery," Economic Theory, Springer;Society for the Advancement of Economic Theory (SAET), vol. 51(3), pages 729-755, November.
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    5. João Correia-da-Silva & Carlos Hervés-Beloso, 2014. "Irrelevance of private information in two-period economies with more goods than states of nature," Economic Theory, Springer;Society for the Advancement of Economic Theory (SAET), vol. 55(2), pages 439-455, February.
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    14. Angeloni, Laura & Martins-da-Rocha, Victor Filipe, 2007. "Contract enforcement and incentive compatibility in large economies with differential information: the role of exact feasibility," FGV/EPGE Economics Working Papers (Ensaios Economicos da EPGE) 647, FGV/EPGE - Escola Brasileira de Economia e Finanças, Getulio Vargas Foundation (Brazil).

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    • D51 - Microeconomics - - General Equilibrium and Disequilibrium - - - Exchange and Production Economies
    • D82 - Microeconomics - - Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainty - - - Asymmetric and Private Information; Mechanism Design

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