Product-Mix Auctions

33 Pages Posted: 16 Apr 2019 Last revised: 23 Apr 2019

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Paul Klemperer

University of Oxford - Department of Economics; Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)

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Date Written: April 2019


This paper adds new material, including about implementations of the product-mix auction and more detail about the bidding languages, to Klemperer (2008) [see next page for details]. Software (pro bono) to run several versions of product-mix auctions is now available at

Keywords: Auction, Bank of England, bidding language, geometric bidding language, Multi-object auction, multi-product auction, product mix auction, product-mix auction, Simultaneous ascending auction, simultaneous multiple round auction

JEL Classification: D44, E58

Suggested Citation

Klemperer, Paul, Product-Mix Auctions (April 2019). CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP13667. Available at SSRN:

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