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On the First-Order Approach in Principal-Agent Models with Hidden Borrowing and Lending

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  • Sebastian Koehne

    (University of Mannheim)

  • Nicola Pavoni

    (University College London)

  • Arpad Abraham

    (EUI Florence)

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is monotone in output. We also investigate a few possibilities of relaxing these requirements.

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  • Sebastian Koehne & Nicola Pavoni & Arpad Abraham, 2010. "On the First-Order Approach in Principal-Agent Models with Hidden Borrowing and Lending," 2010 Meeting Papers 947, Society for Economic Dynamics.
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