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Simultaneous Ascending Auctions

Peter Cramton

in Combinatorial Auctions

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262033428
eISBN:
9780262302920
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262033428.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Technology and Society

This chapter describes the simultaneous ascending auction (SAA), along with its extensions. It also discusses the success of this method since it was first developed and adopted for the U.S. Federal ... More


Economics Is Not Enough: The “Old Model” of Cap and Trade

Leigh Raymond

in Reclaiming the Atmospheric Commons: The Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative and a New Model of Emissions Trading

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780262034746
eISBN:
9780262336161
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262034746.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

This chapter describes the “old” model of cap-and-trade policy design that largely controlled emissions trading policy from its origins in the 1970s through the 1990s, under which emissions trading ... More


Combinatorial Auctions

Peter Cramton, Yoav Shoham, and Richard Steinberg (eds)

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262033428
eISBN:
9780262302920
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262033428.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Technology and Society

The study of combinatorial auctions—auctions in which bidders can bid on combinations of items or “packages”—draws on the disciplines of economics, operations research, and computer science. This ... More


Designs on the Market: The FCC Spectrum Auctions

Philip Mirowski and Edward Nik-Khah

in The Knowledge We Have Lost in Information: The History of Information in Modern Economics

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780190270056
eISBN:
9780190270087
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190270056.003.0015
Subject:
Economics and Finance, History of Economic Thought

In this chapter we describe the supposed greatest triumph of the market designers, the FCC spectrum auctions. Careful recap of the history reveals that none of the touted benefits of the auction ... More


The Dynamics of Spectrum Management: Legacy, Technology, and Economics

Rohit Prasad and Varadharajan Sridhar

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780198099789
eISBN:
9780199083060
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198099789.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

The demand for spectrum has never been so acute as today’s communication services extend beyond simple voice to complex data and video, augmented by evolving technologies, such as peer-to-peer ... More


Using Markets to Help Solve Public Problems

John McMillan

in Governance, Regulation, and Privatization in the Asia-Pacific Region

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226386799
eISBN:
9780226386966
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226386966.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

Governments around the world have begun using markets as means to policy ends. Pollution control has been assigned to a market in emissions allowances. The right to use the electromagnetic spectrum ... More


The Knowledge We Have Lost in Information: The History of Information in Modern Economics

Philip Mirowski and Edward Nik-Khah

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780190270056
eISBN:
9780190270087
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190270056.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, History of Economic Thought

In contrast with conventional histories of “economic rationality,” in this book we propose that the history of modern microeconomics is better organized as the treatment of information in postwar ... More


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