Vagueness in Multi-issue Proposals

Abstract

I study how agents communicate their information to a principal when they are allowed to be vague. I find that if an agent’s preference over actions for an issue is more similar to the principal than his opponent, then he is hurt by revealing information about this issue. This is because doing so allows his opponent to take advantage of the revealed… (More)

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@inproceedings{Zhang2015VaguenessIM, title={Vagueness in Multi-issue Proposals}, author={Qiaoxi Zhang and J A Rosenthal}, year={2015} }