Issue: 2015/Vol.25/No.1, Pages 17-32
ON THE CORE OF A COST ALLOCATION PROBLEM UNDER ASYMMETRIC INFORMATION
Cite as: Y. Kamishiro. On the core of a cost allocation problem under asymmetric information. Operations Research and Decisions 2015: 25(1), 17-32. DOI 10.5277/ord150102
We study a cost allocation problem under asymmetric information, and show that the ex ante incentive compatible core is non-empty. We also obtain a non-emptiness result for the incentive compatible coarse core, which is one concept of an interim core.
Keywords: cost allocation, asymmetric information, core, incentive compatibility
Received: 13 September 2014 Accepted: 27 January 2015