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(A, f): Choice with Frames

Yuval Salant and Ariel Rubinstein.

in The Review of Economic Studies

October 2008; p ublished online October 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy. 5551 words.

We develop a framework for modelling choice in the presence of framing effects. An extended choice function assigns a chosen element to every pair (A, f) where A is a set of alternatives,...

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Access pricing with regulated downstream competition and upstream externalities

Kristin Linnerud and Steinar Vagstad.

in European Review of Agricultural Economics

March 2010; p ublished online February 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Antitrust Issues and Policies; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour; Agricultural Economics; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance. 7723 words.

We examine the optimal funding of farmers who have organised their activity in a cooperative that controls the supply of an input factor and meets competition in the market for its...

Accessing remote knowledge—the roles of trade fairs, pipelines, crowdsourcing and listening posts

Peter Maskell.

in Journal of Economic Geography

September 2014; p ublished online February 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour. 8737 words.

Work on clusters during the last few decades convincingly demonstrates enhanced opportunities for local growth and entrepreneurship, but external upstream knowledge linkages are often...

Adam Smith on markets, competition and violations of natural liberty

Heinz D. Kurz.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

March 2016; p ublished online March 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Economic Thought (to 1925); History of Economic Thought (1925 onwards); Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Market Structure and Pricing; Economics; Financial Regulation. 12976 words.

According to Adam Smith, markets and trade are, in principle, good things—provided there is competition and a regulatory framework that prevents ruthless selfishness, greed and rapacity...

Adverse Selection and Convertible Bonds

Archishman Chakraborty and Bilge Yilmaz.

in The Review of Economic Studies

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Corporate Governance. 16191 words.

Informational asymmetries between a firm and investors may lead to adverse selection in capital markets. This paper demonstrates that when the market obtains noisy information about a firm...

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Adverse Selection and Liquidity Distortion

Briana Chang.

in The Review of Economic Studies

January 2018; p ublished online April 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Economics. 17202 words.

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This article develops a tractable model with two-dimensional asymmetric information in asset markets: sellers are privately informed about their asset...

The adverse selection problem in imperfectly competitive financial markets

Ville Mälkönen and Timo Vesala.

in Oxford Economic Papers

October 2013; p ublished online November 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Banking; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance; Market Structure and Pricing. 5695 words.

We show that two horizontally differentiated banks can implement separating equilibria in markets for bank loans by using non-linear price schedules. The optimal strategies of the banks...

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Aggregating Information by Voting: The Wisdom of the Experts versus the Wisdom of the Masses

Joseph C. McMurray.

in The Review of Economic Studies

January 2013; p ublished online June 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Analysis of Collective Decision-making. 16881 words.

This article analyzes participation and information aggregation in a common-value election with continuous private signals. In equilibrium, some citizens ignore their private information...

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Agricultural Contracts: Data and Research Needs

Brent Hueth, Ethan Ligon and Carolyn Dimitri.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2007; p ublished online December 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Agricultural Economics. 4184 words.

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Agricultural Insurance in Developed Countries: Where Have We Been and Where Are We Going?

Vincent H. Smith and Joseph W. Glauber.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

September 2012; p ublished online September 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Agricultural Economics. 11803 words.

Agricultural insurance in developed countries originates in named peril products that were originally offered by private companies approximately two hundred years ago, first in Europe and...

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Agricultural policy in an uncertain world

Jean-Paul Chavas.

in European Review of Agricultural Economics

August 2011; p ublished online June 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Welfare Economics; Agricultural Economics. 9497 words.

This paper briefly reviews the current food situation and provides some historical perspectives on its evolution over time. It documents the important effects of agricultural productivity....

Agricultural Risk Analysis: Adequacy of Models, Data, and Issues

Richard E. Just and Rulon D. Pope.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2003; p ublished online December 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Agricultural Economics. 4806 words.

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Alliance governance and technological performance: some evidence from biotechnology alliances

Jongwook Kim.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

August 2011; p ublished online May 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Production and Organizations; Technological Change; Research and Development. 8012 words.

Pursuing alliance opportunities are fraught with difficulties due to information asymmetry between the potential partners, as well as technological and/or market uncertainties. In this...

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Almost identical experience biases in vicarious learning

Hitoshi Mitsuhashi.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

August 2012; p ublished online November 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour; Production and Organizations. 12881 words.

While previous research on vicarious learning assumes that managers pay adequate attention to any event in an environment, boundedly rational managers can only pay selective attention to...

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Ambiguity and Nonparticipation: The Role of Regulation

David Easley and Maureen O’Hara.

in The Review of Financial Studies

May 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economics; Financial Institutions and Services; Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy. 12529 words.

We investigate the implications of ambiguity aversion for performance and regulation of markets. In our model, agents’ decision making may incorporate both risk and ambiguity, and we...

Ambiguity and Rational Expectations Equilibria

Scott Condie and Jayant V. Ganguli.

in The Review of Economic Studies

July 2011; p ublished online February 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Financial Markets; Economics; General Equilibrium and Disequilibrium. 11327 words.

This paper demonstrates the existence and robustness of partially revealing rational expectations equilibria in general exchange economies when some traders have non-smooth ambiguity-averse...

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Ambiguity and social interaction

Jürgen Eichberger, David Kelsey and Burkhard C. Schipper.

in Oxford Economic Papers

April 2009; p ublished online September 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Game Theory and Bargaining Theory; Welfare Economics; Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Market Structure and Pricing. 9174 words.

A decision-maker is said to have an ambiguous belief if it is not precise enough to be represented by a single probability distribution. The pervasive assumption in game theoretic models in...

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Ambiguity and uncertainty in Ellsberg and Shackle

Marcello Basili and Carlo Zappia.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

May 2010; p ublished online March 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; History of Economic Thought (1925 onwards). 14298 words.

This paper argues that the similarities between Ellsberg's and Shackle's frameworks for discussing the limits of the probabilistic approach to decision theory are more important than...

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Ambiguity Aversion and Asset Prices in Production Economies

Mohammad R. Jahan-Parvar and Hening Liu.

in The Review of Financial Studies

October 2014; p ublished online June 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mathematical Methods; Programming Methods; Mathematical and Simulation Modelling; Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Prices, Business Fluctuations, and Cycles; Economics. 16760 words.

We examine a production-based asset-pricing model with an unobservable mean growth rate following a two-state Markov chain and with an ambiguity-averse representative agent. Our model...

Ambiguity Without a State Space

David S. Ahn.

in The Review of Economic Studies

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy. 15646 words.

Many decisions involve both imprecise probabilities and intractable states of the world. Objective expected utility assumes unambiguous probabilities; subjective expected utility assumes a...

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