Captain MacWhirr's Problem Revisited
This note analyzes the problem Captain MacWhirr faces in Joseph Conrad’s novel Typhoon as an implementation problem under incomplete information. We identify a sufficient condition under which each player has a unique rationalizable strategy. In this unique rationalizable outcome, truthful revelation by each player is observed.
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- Battigalli, Pierpaolo & Siniscalchi, Marciano, 2007. "Interactive epistemology in games with payoff uncertainty," Research in Economics, Elsevier, vol. 61(4), pages 165-184, December.
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