Publikationen des Forschungsbereichs Marktdesign

  1. Referierte Fachzeitschrift // 2019

    Equality of Opportunity and Integration in Social Networks

    We propose the notion of k-integration as a measure of equality of opportunity in social networks. A social network is k-integrated if there is a path of length at most k between any two individuals, thus…

  2. Referierte Fachzeitschrift // 2019

    The Losses from Integration in Matching Markets can be Large

    Although the integration of two-sided matching markets using stable mechanisms generates expected gains from integration, I show that there are worst case scenarios in which these are negative. The losses…

  3. Referierte Fachzeitschrift // 2019

    Trust in Procurement Interactions

  4. ZEW Discussion Paper // 2018

    Endogenous Worst-Case Beliefs in First-Price Auctions

    Bidding in first-price auctions crucially depends on the beliefs of the bidders about their competitors' willingness to pay. We analyze bidding behavior in a first-price auction in which the knowledge of the…