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- Arieh Gavious, Yizhaq Minchuk
- Int. J. Game Theory
- 2014

- Yizhaq Minchuk, Aner Sela
- Games and Economic Behavior
- 2014

- Arieh Gavious, Yizhaq Minchuk
- IGTR
- 2012

We compare the seller’s expected revenue in asymmetric second-price auctions with the benchmark case where all bidders have the average distribution. We show that with two bidders, asymmetry has a negative effect on revenue. However, for n > 2 bidders there is no clear observation we can make. We prove that in the case of weak asymmetry, sellers prefer… (More)

- Arieh Gavious, Yizhaq Minchuk
- Oper. Res. Lett.
- 2014

We show that in a contest with many participants and a single prize, the expected e¤ort (or resources) made by a participant whose evaluation of the prize is ranked as the kth highest valuation obeys an exponential rule in the limit and is equal to 1=2k of the total expected e¤ort made by all of the participants. Thus, even if the contests organizer can… (More)

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