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Equilibre approximatif et regle intuitive: une application aux appels d'offres dans l'industrie spatiale


  • Armantier, O.
  • Florens, J.-P.
  • Richard, J.-F.


Nous adoptopns dans cet article la notion d'equilibre approximatif obtenu a partir d'une regle intuitive. Cette notion repose sur l'idee qu'a la place des strategies complexes a l'equilibre de Nash, les agents utilisent des regles de decision simples et fondees sur l'intuition et le bon sens. Nous appliquons ce concept a des donnees sur l'industrie spatiale et nous trouvons deux resultats principaux.

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  • Armantier, O. & Florens, J.-P. & Richard, J.-F., 1997. "Equilibre approximatif et regle intuitive: une application aux appels d'offres dans l'industrie spatiale," Papers 97.487, Toulouse - GREMAQ.
  • Handle: RePEc:fth:gremaq:97.487

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    1. Erwann SbaÏ & Olivier Armantier, 2006. "Estimation and comparison of treasury auction formats when bidders are asymmetric," Journal of Applied Econometrics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 21(6), pages 745-779.
    2. Olivier Armantier & Jean-Pierre Florens & Jean-Francois Richard, 2008. "Approximation of Nash equilibria in Bayesian games," Journal of Applied Econometrics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 23(7), pages 965-981.

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    JEL classification:

    • C62 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Mathematical Methods; Programming Models; Mathematical and Simulation Modeling - - - Existence and Stability Conditions of Equilibrium
    • L93 - Industrial Organization - - Industry Studies: Transportation and Utilities - - - Air Transportation


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