Jingfeng Lu

National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics

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Scholarly Papers (23)

Identification and Inference in First-Price Auctions with Risk-Averse Bidders and Selective Entry

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 01 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2020
Matthew L. Gentry, Tong Li and Jingfeng Lu
Florida State University, Vanderbilt University and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics
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Auctions, endogenous participation, risk aversion, identification

Identification and Inference in First-Price Auctions with Risk Averse Bidders and Selective Entry

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 15 Oct 2020
Yale University - Cowles Foundation, Florida State University, Vanderbilt University and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics
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Auctions, entry, risk aversion, identification, set inference.

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Rank Order Contests with Sabotage: Equilibrium Analysis and Optimal Design

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 09 May 2016
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics, National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics, Nanyang Technological University (NTU) - Division of Economics and National University of Singapore (NUS), Department of Economics
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First best; Pay dispersion; Rank-order contest; Sabotage

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How to Split the Pie: Optimal Rewards in Dynamic Multi-Battle Competitions

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 10 Jun 2016
Xin Feng and Jingfeng Lu
Department of Economics, Nanjing University and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics
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Effort Maximization, Multi-Battle Contest, Proportional-Division Rule, Split-Award, Team Contest with Pairwise Battles, Winner-Take-All

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Optimal Prize Design in Team Contests

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 06 May 2021 Last Revised: 04 Apr 2022
Xin Feng, Qian Jiao, Zhonghong Kuang and Jingfeng Lu
Department of Economics, Nanjing University, Lingnan College, Sun Yat-sen University, Renmin University of China - School of Economics and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics
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Contest Design, Elo Rating, Multi-battle Team Contest, Majority Rule, Headstart, Linear Programming.

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Exclusive Bidding - Value Discovery and the Value of a Bidder

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 29 Oct 2008
Murali Agastya and Jingfeng Lu
University of Sydney - Department of Economics and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics
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Exclusive bidding, covert information acquisition, optimal auctions

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Uniqueness of Equilibrium in Two-Player Asymmetric Tullock Contests with Intermediate Discriminatory Power

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 28 Mar 2017
Xin Feng and Jingfeng Lu
Department of Economics, Nanjing University and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics
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Asymmetric Players; Discriminatory Power; Tullock Contests; Uniqueness of Equilibrium

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Winner-Leave Versus Loser-Leave in Multi-Stage Nested Tullock Contests

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 14 Jul 2020
Jingfeng Lu, Yuanzhu Lu, Zhewei Wang and Lixue Zhou
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics, Central University of Finance and Economics (CUFE), School of Economics, Shandong University and Shandong University - School of Economics
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Effort maximization, Multi-stage Tullock contests, Loser-leave, Winner-leave

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The Optimal Allocation of Prizes in Contests with Costly Entry

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 15 May 2019
Bin Liu and Jingfeng Lu
The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics
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Optimal Contest, Winner-Take-All, All-Pay Auction, Costly Entry, Incomplete Information, Cross-Rank/Scenario Transfer

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Optimal Favoritism in Contests with Identity-Contingent Prizes

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 22 Mar 2021
Jingfeng Lu, Zhewei Wang and Lixue Zhou
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics, School of Economics, Shandong University and Shandong University - School of Economics
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Balance effect, efficiency effect, favoritism, identity-contingent prizes

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All Pay Quality-Bids in Score Procurement Auctions

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 18 Feb 2020
Dan Kovenock and Jingfeng Lu
Chapman University - Economic Science Institute and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics
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All-pay quality bids, Equilibrium analysis, Score auctions, Score procurements, Winner-pay quality bids

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Sequential Screening with Type-Enhancing Investment

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 19 Apr 2019 Last Revised: 26 Oct 2020
Bin Liu and Jingfeng Lu
The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics
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Adverse selection, Dynamic mechanism design, Moral hazard, Endogenous type, Social welfare maximizing

Disclosure Policy in Tullock Contests with Asymmetric Stochastic Entry

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 13 Jun 2016
Qiang Fu, Jingfeng Lu and Jun Zhang
National University of Singapore (NUS), National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics and University of Technology Sydney
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Disclosure Policy in Tullock Contests with Asymmetric Stochastic Entry

Canadian Journal of Economics/Revue canadienne d'économique, Vol. 49, Issue 1, pp. 52-75, 2016
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 15 Sep 2016
Qiang Fu, Jingfeng Lu and Jun Zhang
National University of Singapore (NUS), National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics and University of Technology Sydney
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Electoral College versus Popular Vote

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 27 Jun 2022
Jingfeng Lu, Zijia Wang and Junjie Zhou
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics, Renmin University of China, School of Economics and Tsinghua University - Tsinghua University School of Economics and Management
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Electoral College; Inversion Rate; Multi-battle Contests; Political Cam- paigns; Popular Vote; Presidential Elections.

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Optimal Orchestration of Rewards and Punishments in Rank-Order Contests

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 17 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2021
Bin Liu and Jingfeng Lu
The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics
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All-pay auction, Cross-rank/scenario transfer, Incomplete information, Negative prize, Optimal contest.

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Optimal Selling Mechanisms with Buyer Price Search

Journal of Economic Theory, Vol. 196C, No. 105307, 2021
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 12 Jul 2021
Jingfeng Lu and Zijia Wang
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics and Renmin University of China, School of Economics
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Dynamic mechanism design; Outside option; Price search; Price matching; Search deterrence.

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Performance Bundling Across Multiple Competitions

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 29 Apr 2019
Jingfeng Lu, Bo Shen and Zhewei Wang
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics, Wuhan University - School of Economics and Management and School of Economics, Shandong University
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Multidimensional Contest, Performance Bundling, Cost-Saving Effect, Unbalancing Effect

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Shifting Supports in Dynamic Mechanism Design

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 09 Apr 2019
Bin Liu, Dongri Liu and Jingfeng Lu
The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen, National University of Singapore (NUS), Department of Economics and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics
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Adverse selection, Dynamic mechanism design, Shifting supports

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Auction Design with Shortlisting When Value Discovery is Covert

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 25 Mar 2022
Murali Agastya, Xin Feng and Jingfeng Lu
University of Sydney - Department of Economics, Department of Economics, Nanjing University and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics
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Exclusive bidding, Covert information acquisition, Endogenous market size, Optimal auctions, Revenue maximization

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Entry Coordination and Auction Design with Private Costs of Information Acquisition

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 48, Issue 2, pp. 274-289, April 2010
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 29 Mar 2010
Jingfeng Lu
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics
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Contest Design and Optimal Endogenous Entry

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 48, Issue 1, pp. 80-88, January 2010
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 26 Jan 2010
Qiang Fu and Jingfeng Lu
National University of Singapore (NUS) and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics
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Ranking Disclosure Policies in All‐Pay Auctions

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 56, Issue 3, pp. 1464-1485, 2018
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 05 Jun 2018
Jingfeng Lu, Hongkun Ma and Zhe Wang
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics, Sun Yat-sen University (SYSU) and National University of Singapore (NUS)
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On Equilibrium Player Ordering in Dynamic Team Contests

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 58, Issue 4, pp. 1830-1844, 2020
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 06 Oct 2020
Qiang Fu and Jingfeng Lu
National University of Singapore (NUS) and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics
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Enhancing Effort Supply with Prize‐Augmenting Entry Fees: Theory and Experiments

International Economic Review, Vol. 60, Issue 3, pp. 1063-1096, 2019
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 22 May 2020
North Carolina State University, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen, National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics and Nanyang Technological University (NTU) - Division of Economics
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