A survey of experimental research on contests, all-pay auctions and tournaments

Many economic, political and social environments can be described as contests in which agents exert costly effort while competing over the distribution of a scarce resource. These environments have been studied using Tullock contests, all-pay auctions and rank-order tournaments. This survey provides...

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Volume: 18
Main Author: Dechenaux, Emmanuel
Kovenock, Dan
Sheremeta, Roman M
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: New York Springer US 01.12.2015
published in: Experimental Economics Vol. 18; no. 4; pp. 609 - 669
Data of publication: 20151200
ISSN: 1386-4157
EISSN: 1573-6938
Discipline: Economics
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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