Maskin monotonicity in economies with indivisible goods and money

Yuji Fujinaka, Toyotaka Sakai

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Abstract

We consider the problem of allocating indivisible objects with monetary transfers. We show that any Maskin monotonic allocation rule exhibits strong asymmetry in treating agents even on finitely restricted preference domains.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)253-258
Number of pages6
JournalEconomics Letters
Volume94
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2007 Feb
Externally publishedYes

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Indivisible objects
Allocation rules
Maskin monotonicity
Asymmetry

Keywords

  • Fair allocation
  • Indivisible goods
  • Maskin monotonicity
  • Nash implementation
  • Restricted domain

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Economics and Econometrics
  • Finance

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Maskin monotonicity in economies with indivisible goods and money. / Fujinaka, Yuji; Sakai, Toyotaka.

In: Economics Letters, Vol. 94, No. 2, 02.2007, p. 253-258.

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