Marc St-Pierre

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This paper develops a model where heterogeneous agents compete for the best available jobs. Firms, operating with different technologies, rank job candidates in the human capital dimension and hire the best available candidate due to complementarities between the worker’s human capital and technologies used in the production process. As a result,(More)
We study the role of inequality using a tractable tournament model in which contestants with heterogeneous abilities are allocated a reward based on their relative effort. Using the Lorenz order, we focus on the effect of changing the degree of inequality in both the distribution abilities and rewards on the distribution of effort. When the Cumulative(More)
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