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Signaling in Retrospect and the Informational Structure of Markets

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  • Spence, A. Michael

    (University of California, Berkeley)

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Nobel Prize Lecture

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  • Spence, A. Michael, 2001. "Signaling in Retrospect and the Informational Structure of Markets," Nobel Prize in Economics documents 2001-6, Nobel Prize Committee.
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    Keywords

    Signaling; Asymmetric Information;

    JEL classification:

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

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