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Reputations in Repeated Games, Second Version


  • George J. Mailath

    () (Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania)

  • Larry Samuelson

    () (Department of Economics, Yale University)


This paper, prepared for the Handbook of Game Theory, volume 4 (Peyton Young and Shmuel Zamir, editors, Elsevier Press), surveys work on reputations in repeated games of incomplete information.

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  • George J. Mailath & Larry Samuelson, 2013. "Reputations in Repeated Games, Second Version," PIER Working Paper Archive 13-044, Penn Institute for Economic Research, Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania, revised 11 Aug 2013.
  • Handle: RePEc:pen:papers:13-044

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    1. Che, Yeon-Koo & Gale, Ian, 2006. "Revenue comparisons for auctions when bidders have arbitrary types," Theoretical Economics, Econometric Society, vol. 1(1), pages 95-118, March.
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    commitment; incomplete information; reputation bound; reputation effects; long-run relationships; reputations;

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    • C70 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Game Theory and Bargaining Theory - - - General
    • C73 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Game Theory and Bargaining Theory - - - Stochastic and Dynamic Games; Evolutionary Games

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