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Farmer Bargaining Power and Market Information Services

Pierre Courtois and Julie Subervie.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

April 2015; p ublished online June 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Game Theory and Bargaining Theory; Economic Development. 14060 words.

In many Sub-Saharan African countries, farmers typically have a choice between selling their products to traders who travel between villages and markets and transporting their products to...

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Negatively Correlated Bandits

Nicolas Klein and Sven Rady.

in The Review of Economic Studies

April 2011; p ublished online February 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Game Theory and Bargaining Theory; Technological Change; Research and Development. 19873 words.

We analyse a two-player game of strategic experimentation with two-armed bandits. Either player has to decide in continuous time whether to use a safe arm with a known pay-off or a risky...

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Social Experimentation with Interdependent and Expanding Technologies

Umberto Garfagnini and Bruno Strulovici.

in The Review of Economic Studies

October 2016; p ublished online February 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Game Theory and Bargaining Theory; Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Technological Change; Research and Development. 16910 words.

How do successive, forward-looking agents experiment with interdependent and endogenous technologies? In this article, trying a radically new technology not only is informative of the value...

Social Networks and the Process of Globalization

Georg Duernecker and Fernando Vega-Redondo.

in The Review of Economic Studies

July 2018; p ublished online September 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Game Theory and Bargaining Theory; Economic Development; Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity. 20415 words.

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We propose a stylized dynamic model to understand the role of social networks in the phenomenon we call “globalization”. In a nutshell, this term...