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"Games and Economies with Near Exhaustion of Gains to Scale," in Group Formation in Economics; Networks, Clubs and Coalitions, (with A. Kovalenkov). Cambridge University Press: (2005).

Group Formation in Economics; Networks, Clubs and Coalitions, (with Gabrielle Demange), Cambridge University Press: (2005)

"Networks and Farsighted Stability" (with Frank Page and Samir Kamut), Journal of Economic Theory, 120 (2005), 257-261.

“Hedonic Independence and Taste Homogeneity of Organizations with Crowding Types,” (with John Conley), Les Annales d’Economie et de Statistique (December 2004)

"Approximate cores of games and economies with clubs" (with Alexander Kovalenkov), to appear in an edited volume

"Comparative Statics and Laws of Scarcity for Games" (with Alexander Kovalenkov), to appear in an volume edited by Daniel McFadden and Rosa Matzkin in honor of Marcel K. Richter

"Laws of Scarcity for a Finite Game: Exact Bounds on Estimations" (with Alexander Kovalenkov) Economic Theory 26, Number 2 (August 2005); 383 – 396.

"Advances in the Theory of Large Cooperative Games and Application to Club Theory: the Side Payments Case" (with Alexander Kovalenkov), in The Endogenous Formation of Economic Coalitions, Carlo Cararro, ed., Edward Elgar: Chelenham, UK/Northampton US, 9-34.

"Approximate cores of games and economies with clubs" (with Alexander Kovalenkov) Department of Economics, Journal of Economic Theory,110, (2003) pp87-120

"Elections and Strategic Position Games" (with Frank H. Page Jr.) Review of Economic Design 8, April 2003, 63-84.

"Some Corrections to Claims about the Literature in Engl and Scotchmer (1996)" Journal of Mathematical Economics, 36, 2001, pp. 295-309

Epsilon cores of games with limited side payments; Nonemptiness and equal treatment" (with Alexander Kovalenkov) Games and Economic Behavior, August 2001, vol. 36, no. 2, pp. 193-218 (26).

"Cyclic Games; An Introduction and Some Examples, " (with R. Selten), Games and Economic Behavior, vol. 34, no. 1, January (2001) pp. 138-152(15).

"On the Theory of Equalizing Differences: increasing abundances of types of workers may increase their earnings" (with Edward Cartwright), Economics Bulletin, Vol. 4 no. 4 (2001), pp. 1-10.

"Tiebout Economics with Differential Genetic Types and Endogenously Chosen Crowding Characteristics," (with J. Conley, 2001) Journal of Economic Theory 98, 261-294.

"Arbitrage and equilibrium in economies with externalities" (with Cuong Le Van and Frank H. Page Jr), Journal of Global Optimization (2000) 20, 309-321.

"The efficiency, equity and politics of emissions permit trading" (with Ben Zissimos) University of Warwick Department of Economics Working Paper No 586, in Environmental Policy and the International Economy, eds. Laura Marsiliani, Michael Rauscher and Cees Withagen, Kluwer (to appear in 2001).

"Inconsequential arbitrage" (with Frank H. Page Jr. and Paulo Monteiro), Journal of Mathematical Economics 34, (2000), 439-469.

"Increasing cones, recession Cones and global cones," (with Paulo Monteiro and Frank Page) Optimization (2000), no 1-2, 211-234,

"An exact bound on epsilon for non-emptiness of the epsilon-cores of games," (with A. Kovalenkov)
Mathematics of Operations Research, Vol 26, No 4, Nov 2001, pp 654.678.

"A further extension of the KKMS Theorem," (with Y. Kannai) Mathematics of Operations Research, Vol 25, No. 4, (November 2000), 539-551.

"Multijurisdictional Economies, the Tiebout Hypothesis, and Sorting" Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences Vol. 96, Issue 19, 10585-10587, September 14, 1999.

"Clubs, Markets, and Near-Market Games," (with M. Shubik) in Topics in Game Theory and Mathematical Economics; Essays in Honor of Robert J. Aumann, ed. M.H. Wooders, Field Institute Communication Volume, American Mathematical Society. Here is the original 1982 Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper, scanned as a doc file and here it is as a pdf.

"Arbitrage with Price-Dependent Preferences: Equilibrium and Market Stability," (with F. H. Page, Jr.) in Topics in Game Theory and Mathematical Economics; Essays in Honor of Robert J. Aumann, Fields Institute Communication Volume, American Mathematical Society.

"Axiomatization Ratio Equilibria in Public Good Economies," (with A. Van den Nouweland and S. Tijs) Social Choice and Welfare, 2002, 19, 627-636,

"Public Economic Theory,'' (with John Conley), Journal of Public Economic Theory 1 (1999), 1-3.

"Arbitrage and global cones; Another counterexample," (with P. Monteiro and F. Page) Social Choice and Welfare 16 (1999), 337-346.

" Anonymous Lindahl Pricing in a Tiebout Economy with Crowding Types," (with J. Conley), Canadian Journal of Economics 31 (1998), 952-974.

"The Attribute Core, Core Convergence and Small Group Effectiveness; The Effects of Property Rights Assignments on Attribute Games," (a revision of University of Toronto Working Paper 9304), to appear in Essays in Honor of Martin Shubik, eds. P. Dubey and J. Geanakoplous.

"Utility Theory in Cooperative Game Theory," (with Mamoru Kaneko), to appear in the Handbook of Utility Theory, eds. P. Hammond and C. Siedel.

"An Extension of the KKMS Theorem," (with P. Reny) Journal of Mathematical Economics 29 (1998) 125-134.

"First and Second Welfare Theorems for Economies with Collective Goods," (with V. Barham) in Topics in Public Finance, D. Pines, E. Sadka and I. Zilcha, eds. Cambrige University Press (1998) 57-88

"Anonymous Pricing in Public Goods Economies," (with J. Conley) in Topics in Public Finance, D. Pines, E. Sadka and I. Zilcha, eds. Cambrige University Press (1998) 89-120.

"Arbitrage, Equilibrium and Gains from Trade; A Counterexample," (with P.K. Montieroand F. H. Page Jr.) Journal of Mathematical Economics 28 (1997) 481-501.

"On the Growth-Maximising Distribution of Income," (with A. Robson), International Economic Review 38 (1997) 511-526.

"Equivalence of the Core and Competitive Equilibrium in a Tiebout Economy with CrowdingTypes," (with J. Conley) Journal of Urban Economics 41 (1997) 421-440.

"Taste-homogeneity of Optimal Jurisdictions in a Tiebout Economy with Crowding Types and Endogenous Educational Investment Choices," (with J. Conley) Ricerche Economiche 50 (1996) 367-387
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"The Partnered Core and the Partnered Competitive Equilibrium," (with F. Page) Economics Letters 52 (1996) 143-152.

"A Necessary and Sufficient Condition for Compactness of Individually Rational and Feasible Outcomes and Existence of an Equilibrium," (with F. Page) Economics Letters 52 (1996) 153-162.

"The Partnered Core of a Game Without Side Payments," (with P. Reny) Journal of Economic Theory 70 (1996) 298-311.

"The Nonemptiness of the f-core of a Game Without Side Payments," (with M. Kaneko), International Journal of Game Theory 25 (1996) 245-258.

"Credible Threats of Secession, Partnership, and Commonwealths," (with P. Reny) in Understanding Strategic Interaction: Essays in Honor of Reinhard Selten eds. W. Guth, P. Hammerstein, B. Moldovanu, E. Van Damme, Springer-Verlag Berlin/Heidelberg New York/Tokyo (1996) 305-312.

"Equivalence of Lindahl Equilibrium with Participation Prices and the Core" in EconomicTheory 9, 115-127 (1997)

"Equivalence of Games and Markets, " Econometrica 62 (1994) 1141-1160.

" Large Games and Economies with Effective Small Groups," in Game-Theoretic Methods in General Equilibrium Analysis, eds. J-F. Mertens and S. Sorin, Kluwer Academic Press, Dordrecht/Boston/London (1994) 145-206.

"An Axiomatization of the Core of Finite Games and Continuum Games with Finite Coalitions," (with E. Winter) Social Choice and Welfare, 1994,11:165-175.

"Widespread Externalities and Perfectly Competitive Markets," (with M. Kaneko) in Imperfections and Behaviour in Economic Organisations, ed. R.Gilles, P. Ruys, (1994) 71-87.

"Inessentiality of Large Groups and The Approximate Core Property; An Equivalence Theorem," Economic Theory 2 (1992) 129-147.

"A Game Equilibrium Model with Thin Markets," (with R. Selten), Game Equilibrium Models: Volume III, Strategic Bargaining, ed. R. Selten, Springer-Verlag Berlin/Heidelberg/NewYork/London/Paris/Tokyo/ Hong Kong/Barcelona/Budapest (1991) 24 2-282.

"Large Games and Economies with Near-Exhaustion of Gains to CoalitionFormation, " an extended abstract in Game Theory and Applications: The First Ohio State University Conference, ed. T. Ishiichi, Academic Press (1990).

"Values of Large Finite Games," (with W.R. Zame) an extended abstract in Game Theory and Economic Applications: The First Ohio State University Conference, ed. T. Ishiichi, Academic Press (1990).

"A Tiebout Theorem, " Mathematical Social Sciences 18 (1989) 33-55.

"Continuum Economies with Finite Coalitions; Core, Equilibria, and Widespread Externalities," (with P. Hammond and M. Kaneko), Journal of Economic Theory 49 (1989) 113-134.

"The Core of a Continuum Economy with Widespread Externalities and Finite Coalitions; from Finite to Continuum Economies, " (with M. Kaneko), Journal of Economic Theory 49 (1989) 135-168.

" Stability of Jurisdiction Structures in Economics with Local Public Goods," Mathematical Social Sciences (1987) 29-49.

"Competitive Equilibrium and the Core in Club Economies with Anonymous Crowding," (with S. Scotchmer) Journal of Public Economies (1987)159-173.

"Large Games: Fair and Stable Outcomes, " (with W.R. Zame) Journal of Economic Theory 42 (1987) 59-93.

"Values of Large Finite Games, " (with W. Zame), The Shapley Value, ed. A. Roth, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge/New York/New Rochelle/Sydney (1987) 195-206.

"The Core of a Game with a Continuum of Players and Finite Coalitions: The Model and Some Results, " (with M. Kaneko) Mathematical Social Sciences 2, (1986), 105-137.

"Near-Markets and Market Games," (with M. Shubik), The Economic Studies Quarterly 37(1986) 289-299.

"Sophisticated Entry in a Model of Spatial Competition, " (with B.C. Eaton), The Rand Journal 16 (1985) 282-297, (Reprinted in The Economics of Product Differentiation, ed. J. Thisse and G.Norman, Edward Elgar, Cheltenham.

"Approximate Cores of Large Games, " (with W.R. Zame) Econometrica 52 (1984)1327-1350.

"Approximate Cores of Replica Games and Economies: Part 1, Replica Games, Externalities, and Approximate Cores," (with M. Shubik) Mathematical Social Sciences 6(1983) 27-48.

" Approximate Cores of Replica Games and Economies: Part II, Set-up Costs and Firm Formation in Coalition Production Economies," (with M. Shubik) Mathematical Social Sciences 6 (1983) 285-306.

" The Epsilon Core of a Large Replica Game," Journal of Mathematical Economics 11 (1983) 277-300.

"Cores of Partitioning Games," (with M. Kaneko) Mathematical Social Sciences 3(1982) 313-327.

"The Tiebout Hypothesis; Near Optimality in Local Public Good Economies," Econometrica 48(1980) 1467-1485.

"Income Distribution and Firm Formation," (with E. Bennett) Journal of Comparative Economics 3 (1979) 304-317.

"Equilibria, the Core, and Jurisdiction Structures in Economies witha Local Public Good," Journal of Economic Theory 18 (1978) 328-348 (with "A Correction," Journal of Economic Theory 25 (1981) 144-151).


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Working Papers

"Evolution and Voting; How Nature Makes us Public Spirited," (with John Conley and Ali Toosi), Presented at GAMES 2000 (Bilbao) and the Warwick Summer Workshop 2001.

"Some First Results for Noncooperative Pregames: Social Conformity and Equilibriumin Pure Strategies," (with Edward Cartwright and Reinhard Selten) University of Warwick Department of Economics Discussion Paper 589.

"A Law of Scarcity for Games" (with Alexander Kovalenkov) University of Warwick, Department of
Economics Working Paper No 546. Comment

"The Tiebout Hypothesis: On the Existence of Pareto Efficient Competitive Equilibrium," (with John Conley) Typescript (1998).

" An explicit bound on epsilon for non-emptiness of the epsilon-coreof an arbitrary game with side payments,"(with A. Kovalenkov) Autonoma University of Barcelona Working Paper 393.97(1997).

"Three theorems on non-emptiness of approximate cores; Part 1. Game-theoretic results" and "Three theorems on non-emptiness of approximate cores; Part 2. Economies with clubs," (with A. Kovalenkov) Autonoma University of Barcelona Working Papers. 39 9 7 and 391.97(1997).

"Arbitrage and Global Cones; Global Cones Are Not Open, " (with P. Monteiro and F. Page) University of Alabama Working Paper (1995).

"The Partnered Core of a Game with Side Payments," (with P. Reny and E. Winter), Hebrew University Working Paper Center for Rationality and Interactive Decision Theory Discussion Paper 33 (1993).

"On Aumann's Markets with a Continuum of Traders; The Continuum, Small Group Effectiveness, and Social Homogeneity," University of Toronto Discussion Paper 9401 (1994).

"Approximating Games and Economies by Markets" University of Toronto Department of Economics Working Paper No. 9305 (Revised 1994).

"On Large Games with Effective Small Groups and Substitution; The Market-Game Property, " University of Toronto Working Paper No. 9305 (1993).

"Convergence of the Core to Competitive Outcomes in Economies with Public Goods, " University of Toronto Department of Economics Working Paper No.9301 (1993).

"The Efficaciousness of Small Groups and The Approximate Core Property in Games Without Sidepayments; Some First Results," University of Bonn, Sonderforschungsbereich 303 Discussion Paper No. B-179 (1991).

"On Large Games with Bounded Coalition Sizes, " (with E. Winter), University of Bonn, Sonderforschungsbereich 303 Discussion Paper A-317 (1990, revised 1991).

"Inessentiality of Large Coalitions and the Approximate Core Property; Two Equivalence Theorems, "University of Bonn Sonderforschungsbereich Discussion Paper B-151 1990.

"Large Games are Market Games 1; Large Finite Games," C.O.R.E. Discussion Paper No. 8842 (1988).

"NTU Values of Large Games, " (with W.R. Zame), IMSSS, Stanford University Technical Report No. 503 (1987).

"Monotonicity in Games that Exhaust Gains to Scale, " (with S. Scotchmer), Hoover Institution Working Paper E-89-23 (1989).

"Optimal and Equilibrium Groups," (with S. Scotchmer), July 1, 1986

"A Tiebout Theorem," Institute for Mathematics and Its Applications, University of Minnesota Preprint No. 128 (1985).

"Near-Markets and Market Games," (with M. Shubik) Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 657 (1982), published in part in Economic Studies Quarterly 37 (1986) 289-299 and in "Clubs, Markets, and Near-Market Games," (with M. Shubik) in Topics in Game Theory and Mathematical Economics; Essays in Honor of Robert J. Aumann, ed. M.H. Wooders, Fields Institute Communication Volume (to appear).

"A Limit Theorem on the Epsilon-core of an Economy with Public Goods, "National Institute of Public Finance, Japan, Discussion Paper No. 20 (1981).

"Asymptotic Cores and Asymptotic Balancedness of Large Replica Games," S.U.N.Y.-Stony Brook Working Paper No. 215 (1979) Revised 1980.

"A Characterization of Approximate Equilibria and Cores in a Class of Coalition Economies," A revision of SUNY-Stony Brook Working Paper No. 184 (1979).

"A Characterization of Games that have Nonempty Epsilon Cores," S.U.N.Y.-Stony Brook Working Paper No. 213 (1979).

"The Epsilon-core of an n-person Game," S.U.N.Y.-Stony Brook Working Paper No. 216 (1977).

"Properties of Quasi-Cores and Quasi-Equilibra in Coalition Economies," S.U.N.Y.-Stony Brook Working Paper 184 (1977).

"Quasi-Cores and Quasi-Equilibria in Large Local Public Good Economies," S.U.N.Y.-Stony Brook Working Paper No. 170 (1976).

Books:
Group formation in economics; Networks, clubs and coalitions, G. Demange and M. Wooders, eds., Cambridge University Press (2005)

Topics in Game Theory and Mathematical Economics; Essays in Honor of Robert J. Aumann, Fields Institute Communication Volume, to be published by the American Mathematical Society.

The following two papers are the beginnings of a book.
"On Large Games and Competitive Markets 1: Theory, " Sonderforschungsbereich 303, University of Bonn, Discussion Paper No. B-195, 1991 (revised March1992).
"On Large Games and Competitive Markets 2: Applications, " Sonderforschungsbereich 303, University of Bonn, Discussion Paper No. B-196, 1991 (revised January1992).

Other Publications

"On Writing Grant Proposals, " Canadian Women Economics Newsletter, 1994,

"Household Choices; An Interview, " Economics: Canada in the Global Environment, (Second Edition), by M. Parkin and R. Bade, 1154-1157.

Contributions to Operations Research and Economics: The Twentieth Anniversary of CORE, eds. B. Cornet and H. Tulkens. A book review for Zeitschriftfur Nationaleconomie.

"Economics Bulletin; An effort to return control of the publication process to the academy," Royal Economic Society Newsletter October 2001, 14-15.

Bibiliographic Sketches of Women in Economics for the CSWEP Newsletter:

"Mabel Timlin; A Remarkable Canadian Economist," CSWEP Newsletter, October 1990.

"Nancy Schwartz; Some Personal Views of an Outstanding Professional Economist," CSWEP Newsletter, May 1991.

"Olga Bondareva; Soviet Game Theorist and Economist," CSWEP Newsletter, May 1992.