A Cooperative Approach to Queue Allocation of Indivisible Objects
CentER Discussion Paper No. 2004-88
8 Pages Posted: 10 Nov 2004
Date Written: September 2004
We consider the allocation of a finite number of indivisible objects to the same number of agents according to an exogenously given queue. We assume that the agents collaborate in order to achieve an efficient outcome for society. We allow for side-payments and provide a method for obtaining stable outcomes.
Keywords: Game theory, cooperative games, allocation
JEL Classification: C71, D61, D70
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