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Making altruism pay in auction quotas

Kala Krishna

Making altruism pay in auction quotas

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Published by National Bureau of Economic Research in Cambridge, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Import quotas -- Government policy -- Mathematical models.,
  • Protectionism.,
  • Monopolies -- Mathemtical models.,
  • Prices -- Mathematical models.,
  • Market segmentation.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementKala Krishna.
    SeriesNBER working paper series -- working paper no. 3230, Working paper series (National Bureau of Economic Research) -- working paper no. 3230.
    ContributionsNational Bureau of Economic Research.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination29, [9] p. :
    Number of Pages29
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22436992M

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Abstract: auction of quota licenses by adjusting price upwards from the free trade. Abstract: level. As a. Making Altruism Pay in Auction Quotas. The conditions under which such altruism raises welfare both from free trade and from the status quo are explored. Moreover, auction quotas only Author: Kala Krishna.

Making Altruism Pay in Auction Quotas Kala Krishna. NBER Working Paper No. Issued in January NBER Program(s):International Trade and Investment, International Finance and Macroeconomics With imperfectly competitive product markets, producers react to the auction of quota licenses by adjusting price upwards from the free trade level.

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