A Cooperative Analysis of Covert Collusion in Oligopolistic Industries

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF GAME THEORY, Vol. 26, No. 2, 1997

Posted: 25 Jun 1997

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Jingang Zhao

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Abstract

This paper provides existence results for a large class of covertly collusive outcomes in oligopoly markets. In particular, the paper shows that the Alpha-core is non-empty in linear industries with any asymmetric costs and any asymmetric capacity bounds.

JEL Classification: L13, D43

Suggested Citation

Zhao, Jingang, A Cooperative Analysis of Covert Collusion in Oligopolistic Industries. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF GAME THEORY, Vol. 26, No. 2, 1997, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=8698

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