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Postal address:Department of Economics University of Rochester Rochester, New York 14627 USA
Workplace:Rochester Center for Economic Research (RCER), University of Rochester, (more information at EDIRC)
Economics Department, University of Rochester, (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2015

  1. For claims problems, another compromise between the proportional and constrained equal awards rules
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER) Downloads View citations (4)

2014

  1. Compromising between the proportional and constrained equal awards rules
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER) Downloads
  2. Merging and splitting endowments in object assignment problems
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER) Downloads
  3. Non-bossiness
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER) Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Social Choice and Welfare (2016)

2013

  1. Axiomatic and game-theoretic analysis of bankruptcy and taxation problems: an update
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER) Downloads View citations (16)
    See also Journal Article in Mathematical Social Sciences (2015)

2012

  1. New variable-population paradoxes for resource allocation
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER) Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Social Choice and Welfare (2014)
  2. On the axiomatics of resource allocation: Interpreting the consistency principle
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER) Downloads View citations (39)
    See also Journal Article in Economics and Philosophy (2012)

2010

  1. Borrowing-proofness of the Lindahl rule in Kolm triangle economies
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER) Downloads

2009

  1. Bargaining and the theory of cooperative games: John Nash and beyond
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER) Downloads View citations (5)
  2. Being a graduate student in economics
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER) Downloads
  3. Borrowing-proofness
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER) Downloads
  4. Let them cheat!
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER) Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Games and Economic Behavior (2012)

2007

  1. Cost allocation and airport problems
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER) Downloads View citations (17)
  2. Fair Allocation Rules
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER) Downloads View citations (60)
  3. Lorenz rankings of rules for the adjudication of conflicting claims
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER) Downloads View citations (8)
    See also Journal Article in Economic Theory (2012)
  4. On properties of division rules lifted by bilateral consistency
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER) Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Mathematical Economics (2008)
  5. Two families of rules for the adjudication of conflicting claims
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER) Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Journal Article in Social Choice and Welfare (2008)

2006

  1. A Characterization of a Family of Rules for the Adjudication of Conflicting Claims
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER) Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Games and Economic Behavior (2013)
  2. Children crying at birthday parties. Why? Fairness and incentives for cake division problems
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER) Downloads
  3. On the Existence of Consistent Rules to Adjudicate Conflicting Claims: A Constructive Geometric Approach
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER) Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Review of Economic Design (2007)
  4. Operators for the adjudication of conflicting claims
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER) Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Theory (2008)
  5. The Two-Agent Claims-Truncated Proportional Rule Has No Consistent Extension: A Constructive Proof
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER) Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Economics Letters (2008)

2004

  1. A New Solution to the Problem of Adjudicating Conflicting Claims
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER) Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Economic Theory (2006)
  2. Convergence under Replication of Rules to Adjudicate Conflicting Claims
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER) Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in Games and Economic Behavior (2005)
  3. Divide-and-Permute
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER) Downloads View citations (9)
    See also Journal Article in Games and Economic Behavior (2005)

1998

  1. Consistency and its Converse: an Introduction
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER) View citations (15)
    See also Journal Article in Review of Economic Design (2011)

1997

  1. On the Axiomatic Method; Part II: Its Scope and recent Application to Game Theory and Resource Allocation
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER) View citations (1)

1996

  1. Consistent Allocation Rules
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER) View citations (71)
  2. Monotonic Extension on Economic Domains
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER)
    See also Journal Article in Review of Economic Design (1999)
  3. Two Derivations of the Uniform Rule and an Application to Bankruptcy
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER) View citations (6)
    See also Journal Article in Economics Letters (1997)
  4. Writing Papers
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER)

1995

  1. Axiomatic Analysis of Resource Allocation
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER) View citations (7)
  2. The Replacement Principle in Economies with Indivisible Goods
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER) View citations (5)
    See also Journal Article in Social Choice and Welfare (1997)

1994

  1. Concepts of Implementation
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER) View citations (5)
    See also Journal Article in The Japanese Economic Review (1996)
  2. L’absence d’envie; une introduction
    Discussion Papers (REL - Recherches Economiques de Louvain), Université catholique de Louvain, Institut de Recherches Economiques et Sociales (IRES) Downloads View citations (1)

1993

  1. "Divide and Permute" And the Implementation of Solutions to the Problem of Fair Division
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER)
  2. Population-Monotonic Solutions in Public Good Economies with Single- Peaked Preferences
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER) View citations (12)

1992

  1. Consistent Extensions
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER)
    See also Journal Article in Mathematical Social Sciences (1994)
  2. The Replacement Principle in Private Good Economies with Single- Peaked Preferences
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER) View citations (1)
  3. The Replacement Principle in Public Good Economies with Single-Peaked Preferences
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER) View citations (9)
    See also Journal Article in Economics Letters (1993)

1991

  1. Population-Monotonic Solutions to the Problem of Fair Division when Preferences are Single-Peaked
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER) View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Economic Theory (1995)
  2. Resource-Monotonic Solutions to the Problem of Fair Divosion when Preferences are Single-Peaked
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER) View citations (14)

1990

  1. MONOTONIC AND CONSISTENT SOLUTIONS TO THE PROBLEM OF FAIR ALLOCATION WHEN PREFERENCES ARE SINGLE-PEAKED
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER) View citations (2)

1989

  1. BARGAINING PROBLEMS WITH CLAIMS
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER)
    See also Journal Article in Mathematical Social Sciences (1992)
  2. COOPERATIVE MODELS OF BARGAINING
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER) View citations (2)
    See also Chapter (1994)
  3. THE CONSISTENCY PRINCIPLE
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER) View citations (19)

1988

  1. A REFINEMENT AND EXTENSION OF THE NO-ENVY CONCEPT
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER) View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Economics Letters (1990)
  2. CHARACTERIZING THE NASH BARGAINING SOLUTION WITHOUT PARETO-OPTIMALITY
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER) View citations (6)
  3. NASH SOLUTION AND UNCERTAIN DISAGREEMENT POINTS
    RCER Working Papers, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER)
    See also Journal Article in Games and Economic Behavior (1990)

Journal Articles

2016

  1. A new characterization of the proportional rule for claims problems
    Economics Letters, 2016, 145, (C), 255-257 Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Non-bossiness
    Social Choice and Welfare, 2016, 47, (3), 665-696 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2014)

2015

  1. Axiomatic and game-theoretic analysis of bankruptcy and taxation problems: An update
    Mathematical Social Sciences, 2015, 74, (C), 41-59 Downloads View citations (61)
    See also Working Paper (2013)
  2. For claims problems, compromising between the proportional and constrained equal awards rules
    Economic Theory, 2015, 60, (3), 495-520 Downloads View citations (3)

2014

  1. New variable-population paradoxes for resource allocation
    Social Choice and Welfare, 2014, 42, (2), 255-277 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2012)

2013

  1. A characterization of a family of rules for the adjudication of conflicting claims
    Games and Economic Behavior, 2013, 82, (C), 157-168 Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Working Paper (2006)

2012

  1. Let them cheat!
    Games and Economic Behavior, 2012, 75, (2), 948-963 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (2009)
  2. Lorenz rankings of rules for the adjudication of conflicting claims
    Economic Theory, 2012, 50, (3), 547-569 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (2007)
  3. ON THE AXIOMATICS OF RESOURCE ALLOCATION: INTERPRETING THE CONSISTENCY PRINCIPLE
    Economics and Philosophy, 2012, 28, (03), 385-421 Downloads View citations (39)
    See also Working Paper (2012)

2011

  1. Consistency and its converse: an introduction
    Review of Economic Design, 2011, 15, (4), 257-291 Downloads View citations (32)
    See also Working Paper (1998)

2010

  1. Implementation of solutions to the problem of fair division when preferences are single-peaked
    Review of Economic Design, 2010, 14, (1), 1-15 Downloads View citations (8)

2008

  1. On properties of division rules lifted by bilateral consistency
    Journal of Mathematical Economics, 2008, 44, (11), 1057-1071 Downloads View citations (24)
    See also Working Paper (2007)
  2. Operators for the adjudication of conflicting claims
    Journal of Economic Theory, 2008, 143, (1), 177-198 Downloads View citations (23)
    See also Working Paper (2006)
  3. The two-agent claims-truncated proportional rule has no consistent extension: A constructive proof
    Economics Letters, 2008, 98, (1), 59-65 Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Working Paper (2006)
  4. Two families of rules for the adjudication of conflicting claims
    Social Choice and Welfare, 2008, 31, (4), 667-692 Downloads View citations (24)
    See also Working Paper (2007)

2007

  1. Children Crying at Birthday Parties. Why?
    Economic Theory, 2007, 31, (3), 501-521 Downloads View citations (7)
  2. On the existence of consistent rules to adjudicate conflicting claims: a constructive geometric approach
    Review of Economic Design, 2007, 11, (3), 225-251 Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Working Paper (2006)

2006

  1. A new solution to the problem of adjudicating conflicting claims
    Economic Theory, 2006, 28, (2), 283-307 Downloads View citations (35)
    See also Working Paper (2004)

2005

  1. Convergence under replication of rules to adjudicate conflicting claims
    Games and Economic Behavior, 2005, 50, (2), 129-142 Downloads View citations (11)
    See also Working Paper (2004)
  2. Divide-and-permute
    Games and Economic Behavior, 2005, 52, (1), 186-200 Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Working Paper (2004)

2003

  1. Axiomatic and game-theoretic analysis of bankruptcy and taxation problems: a survey
    Mathematical Social Sciences, 2003, 45, (3), 249-297 Downloads View citations (305)
  2. Claims problems and weighted generalizations of the Talmud rule
    Economic Theory, 2003, 21, (2), 241-261 Downloads View citations (35)
  3. On monotonicity in economies with indivisible goods
    Social Choice and Welfare, 2003, 21, (2), 195-205 Downloads View citations (8)

2002

  1. Group order preservation and the proportional rule for the adjudication of conflicting claims
    Mathematical Social Sciences, 2002, 44, (3), 235-252 Downloads View citations (24)

2001

  1. On the axiomatic method and its recent applications to game theory and resource allocation
    Social Choice and Welfare, 2001, 18, (2), 327-386 Downloads View citations (49)

2000

  1. On the Fairness Literature: Comment
    Southern Economic Journal, 2000, 67, (2), 479-484 View citations (2)

1999

  1. Economies with Public Goods: An Elementary Geometric Exposition
    Journal of Public Economic Theory, 1999, 1, (1), 139-76 Downloads View citations (8)
  2. Monotonic extensions on economic domains
    Review of Economic Design, 1999, 4, (1), 13-33 Downloads View citations (23)
    See also Working Paper (1996)
  3. Règles d'allocation monotones en ressources. Une revue de la littérature
    Revue Économique, 1999, 50, (4), 757-786 Downloads
  4. The Young Person's Guide to Writing Economic Theory
    Journal of Economic Literature, 1999, 37, (1), 157-183 Downloads View citations (4)
  5. Welfare-domination under preference-replacement: A survey and open questions
    Social Choice and Welfare, 1999, 16, (3), 373-394 Downloads View citations (35)

1997

  1. The Replacement Principle in Economies with Single-Peaked Preferences
    Journal of Economic Theory, 1997, 76, (1), 145-168 Downloads View citations (41)
  2. The replacement principle in economies with indivisible goods
    Social Choice and Welfare, 1997, 15, (1), 57-66 Downloads View citations (17)
    See also Working Paper (1995)
  3. Two derivations of the uniform rule and an application to bankruptcy
    Economics Letters, 1997, 55, (3), 333-337 Downloads View citations (31)
    See also Working Paper (1996)

1996

  1. CONCEPTS OF IMPLEMENTATION
    The Japanese Economic Review, 1996, 47, (2), 133-143 Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Working Paper (1994)

1995

  1. Games of Fair Division
    Games and Economic Behavior, 1995, 9, (2), 191-204 Downloads View citations (53)
  2. Population-Monotonic Solutions to the Problem of Fair Division When Preferences Are Single-Peaked
    Economic Theory, 1995, 5, (2), 229-46 View citations (42)
    See also Working Paper (1991)

1994

  1. Consistent Solutions to the Problem of Fair Division When Preferences Are Single-Peaked
    Journal of Economic Theory, 1994, 63, (2), 219-245 Downloads View citations (64)
  2. Consistent extensions
    Mathematical Social Sciences, 1994, 28, (1), 35-49 Downloads View citations (11)
    See also Working Paper (1992)

1993

  1. Consistent Solutions in Atomless Economies
    Econometrica, 1993, 61, (3), 575-87 Downloads View citations (11)
  2. The fair allocation of an indivisible good when monetary compensations are possible
    Mathematical Social Sciences, 1993, 25, (2), 117-132 Downloads View citations (30)
  3. The replacement principle in public good economies with single-peaked preferences
    Economics Letters, 1993, 42, (1), 31-36 Downloads View citations (37)
    See also Working Paper (1992)

1992

  1. Bargaining problems with claims
    Mathematical Social Sciences, 1992, 24, (1), 19-33 Downloads View citations (51)
    See also Working Paper (1989)
  2. On the Interpretation of the Nash Bargaining Solution and Its Extension to Non-expected Utility Preferences
    Econometrica, 1992, 60, (5), 1171-86 Downloads View citations (60)
  3. On the fair division of a heterogeneous commodity
    Journal of Mathematical Economics, 1992, 21, (3), 201-216 Downloads View citations (33)

1991

  1. No-Envy and Consistency in Economies with Indivisible Goods
    Econometrica, 1991, 59, (6), 1755-67 Downloads View citations (62)

1990

  1. A refinement and extension of the no-envy concept
    Economics Letters, 1990, 33, (3), 217-222 Downloads View citations (15)
    Also in Economics Letters, 1989, 30, (2), 103-107 (1989) Downloads View citations (2)

    See also Working Paper (1988)
  2. Bargaining with Uncertain Disagreement Points
    Econometrica, 1990, 58, (4), 951-59 Downloads View citations (12)
  3. Egalitarian solutions and uncertain disagreement points
    Economics Letters, 1990, 33, (1), 29-33 Downloads View citations (10)
  4. Nash solution and uncertain disagreement points
    Games and Economic Behavior, 1990, 2, (3), 213-223 Downloads View citations (17)
    See also Working Paper (1988)
  5. On the non existence of envy-free and egalitarian-equivalent allocations in economies with indivisibilities
    Economics Letters, 1990, 34, (3), 227-229 Downloads View citations (11)

1989

  1. Bargaining solutions and relative guarantees
    Mathematical Social Sciences, 1989, 17, (3), 285-295 Downloads

1988

  1. A study of choice correspondences in economies with a variable number of agents
    Journal of Economic Theory, 1988, 46, (2), 237-254 Downloads View citations (49)
  2. Can everyone benefit from growth?: Two difficulties
    Journal of Mathematical Economics, 1988, 17, (4), 339-345 Downloads View citations (40)
  3. Monotonicity properties of bargaining solutions when applied to economics
    Mathematical Social Sciences, 1988, 15, (1), 11-27 Downloads View citations (43)
  4. The Manipulability of the Shapley-Value
    International Journal of Game Theory, 1988, 17, (2), 101-27 View citations (16)

1987

  1. Individual and Collective Opportunities
    International Journal of Game Theory, 1987, 16, (4), 245-52 View citations (2)
  2. Monotonicity of bargaining solutions with respect to the disagreement point
    Journal of Economic Theory, 1987, 42, (1), 50-58 Downloads View citations (25)
  3. The walrasian mechanism from equal division is not monotonic with respect to variations in the number of consumers
    Journal of Public Economics, 1987, 32, (1), 119-124 Downloads View citations (8)

1986

  1. Reversal of asymmetries of allocation mechanisms under manipulation
    Economics Letters, 1986, 21, (3), 227-230 Downloads

1984

  1. Monotonicity, stability and egalitarianism
    Mathematical Social Sciences, 1984, 8, (1), 15-28 Downloads View citations (8)
  2. The Manipulability of Resource Allocation Mechanisms
    Review of Economic Studies, 1984, 51, (3), 447-460 Downloads View citations (23)

1983

  1. Collective guarantee structures
    Economics Letters, 1983, 11, (1-2), 63-68 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Equity in exchange economies
    Journal of Economic Theory, 1983, 29, (2), 217-244 Downloads View citations (13)
  3. Guarantee structures for problems of fair division
    Mathematical Social Sciences, 1983, 4, (3), 205-218 Downloads View citations (1)
  4. Problems of fair division and the Egalitarian solution
    Journal of Economic Theory, 1983, 31, (2), 211-226 Downloads View citations (47)

1982

  1. An informationally efficient equity criterion
    Journal of Public Economics, 1982, 18, (2), 243-263 Downloads View citations (13)
  2. Information and incentives in labor-managed economies
    Journal of Comparative Economics, 1982, 6, (3), 248-268 Downloads

1981

  1. A class of solutions to bargaining problems
    Journal of Economic Theory, 1981, 25, (3), 431-441 Downloads View citations (18)
  2. Nash's Bargaining Solution and Utilitarian Choice Rules
    Econometrica, 1981, 49, (2), 535-38 Downloads View citations (7)

1980

  1. Two characterizations of the Raiffa solution
    Economics Letters, 1980, 6, (3), 225-231 Downloads View citations (8)

1979

  1. Eliciting production possibilities from a well-informed manager
    Journal of Economic Theory, 1979, 20, (3), 360-380 Downloads View citations (15)

Books

2011

  1. A Guide for the Young Economist, vol 1
    MIT Press Books, The MIT Press View citations (1)
    Also in MIT Press Books, The MIT Press (2001) View citations (7)
    MIT Press Books, The MIT Press (2011) View citations (2)

2006

  1. Axiomatic Theory of Bargaining with a Variable Number of Agents
    Cambridge Books, Cambridge University Press View citations (12)
    Also in Cambridge Books, Cambridge University Press (1989) View citations (50)

Edited books

2010

  1. Bargaining and the Theory of Cooperative Games: John Nash and Beyond
    Books, Edward Elgar Publishing Downloads View citations (5)

Chapters

2011

  1. Chapter Twenty-One - Fair Allocation Rules
    Chapter 21 in Handbook of Social Choice and Welfare, 2011, vol. 2, pp 393-506 Downloads View citations (18)

1994

  1. Cooperative models of bargaining
    Chapter 35 in Handbook of Game Theory with Economic Applications, 1994, vol. 2, pp 1237-1284 Downloads View citations (78)
    See also Working Paper (1989)

1966

  1. Collection and Use of Job Vacancy Data in Canada
    A chapter in The Measurement and Interpretation of Job Vacancies, 1966, pp 173-194 Downloads View citations (3)

Editor

  1. International Journal of Game Theory
    Springer
 
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