Working Papers by Thomas R. Palfrey

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1427 Candidate entry and political polarization: An experimental study 12/15/2016
1422 Communication Among Voters Benefits the Majority Party 10/17/2016
1423 The Effects of Income Mobility and Tax Persistence on Income Redistribution and Inequality 10/17/2016
1415 The Political Economy of Public Debt: A Laboratory Study 02/08/2016
1408 Trading Votes for Votes. A Decentralized Matching Algorithm 10/06/2015
1400 How Cheap Talk Enhances Efficiency in Public Goods Games 01/15/2015
1399 Static and Dynamic Underinvestment: An Experimental Investigation 01/08/2015
1386 Ignorance and Bias in Collective Decisions 07/21/2014
1385 Equilibrium Tax Rates and Income Redistribution: A Laboratory Study 01/31/2014
1382 Experiments in political economy 11/21/2013
1357 Turnout and Power Sharing (revised) 10/11/2013
1370 External validation of voter turnout models by concealed parameter recovery 02/08/2013
1371 The dynamic free rider problem: A laboratory study 01/08/2013
1363 Symmetric play in repeated allocation games 07/05/2012
1331 Competitive equillibrium in markets for votes (revised) 02/23/2012
1359 Vote Trading with and without Party Leaders 01/31/2012
1309 Speculative overpricing in asset markets with information flows (Revised) 01/19/2012
1355 The Free Rider Problem: A Dynamic analysis (Revised March 2012) 10/15/2011
1352 Legislative bargaining and the dynamics of public investment 08/31/2011
1349 Quantal Response and Nonequlibrium Beliefs Explain Overbidding in Maximum-Value Auctions 06/22/2011
299 Asset Valuation in an Experimental Market. 04/11/2011
1343 Candidate Entry and Political Polarization: An anti-median voter theorem 03/17/2011
1318 Political institutions and the dynamics of public investment 01/30/2010
1311 Information gatekeepers: Theory and experimental evidence 09/01/2009
1296 Information aggregation & strategic abstention in large laboratory elections 07/01/2008
1292 A citizen candidate model with private information and unique equilibrium 06/01/2008
1279 No Trade 09/01/2007
1273 The dynamics of distributive politics 07/01/2007
1258 Political reputations and campaign promises 12/01/2006
1259 The compromise game: Two-sided adverse selection in the laboratory 12/01/2006
1260 Heterogeneous quantal response equilibrium and cognitive hierarchies 12/01/2006
1261 Minorities and storable votes 12/01/2006
1262 Efficiency, equity, and timing of voting mechanisms 12/01/2006
1263 The Swing Voter's Curse in the laboratory 12/01/2006
1219 Regular Quantal Response Equilibrium 03/01/2005
1203 Regular quantal response equilibrium 06/01/2004
1197 Self-correcting Information Cascades 04/01/2004
1186 A general characterization of interim efficient mechanisms for independent linear environments 11/01/2003
1187 Social learning with private and common values 11/01/2003
1173 An Experimental Study of Storable Votes 09/01/2003
1171 A Voting Model of Federal Standards with Externalities 08/01/2003
1172 Endogenous Entry and Self-selection in Private Value Auctions: An Experimental Study 08/01/2003
1169 Spatial Competition Between Two Candidates of Different Quality: The Effects of Candidate Ideology and Private Information 05/01/2003
1138 The Effect of Candidate Quality on Electoral Equilibrium: An Experimental Study 06/01/2002
1092 The Approximation of Efficient Public Good Mechanisms by Simple Voting Schemes. 10/01/2000
1102 Mixed Equilibrium in a Downsian Model With a Favored Candidate 09/01/2000
1034 An Experimental Study of Jury Decisions 03/01/2000
1073 Quantal Response Equilibrium and Overbidding in Private-value Auctions 02/01/2000
1077 Voluntary Implementation 11/01/1999
990 Political Confederation 07/01/1997
1006 Equilibrium Effects in Campaign Spending Games: Theory and Data 05/01/1997
985 Dynamic Efficiency and Voluntary Implementation in Markets with Repeated Pairwise Bargaining 10/01/1996
956 Interim Efficiency in a Public Goods Problem 02/01/1996
947 Quantal Response Equilibria for Extensive Form Games 12/01/1995
912 Implementation Theory 09/01/1995
884 Economical Experiments: Bayesian Efficient Experimental Design 03/01/1994
883 Quantal Response Equilibria For Normal Form Games 03/01/1994
864 Altruism, Reputation, and Noise in Linear Public Goods Experiments 09/01/1993
851 The Spending Game: Money, Votes, and Incumbency in Congressional Elections 06/01/1993
833 Anomalous Behavior in Linear Public Goods Experiments: How Much and Why? 01/01/1993
876 Engodeneity of Alternating Offers in a Bargaining Game 01/01/1993
757 A Bayesian Sequential Experimental Study of Learning in Games. 08/01/1992
803 Stationarity and Chaos in Infinitely Repeated Games of Incomplete Information 08/01/1992
800 Vertigo: Comparing Structural Models of Imperfect Behavior in Experimental Games. 07/01/1992
732 An Experimental Study of the Centipede Game. 08/01/1991
760 Implementation in Bayesian Equilibrium: The Multiple Equilibrium Problem in Mechanism Design. 12/01/1990
754 Undominated Nash Implementation in Bounded Mechanism. 11/01/1990
731 Ratifiable Mechanisms: Learning from Disagreement. 04/01/1990
730 Testing Game-Theoretic Models of Free Riding: New Evidence on Probability Bias and Learning. 03/01/1990
693 Efficient Trading Mechanisms with Pre-Play Communication. 01/01/1989
688 A Mathematical Proof of Duverger's Law. 12/01/1988
658 Mechanism Design with Incomplete Information: A Solution to the Implementation Problem. 12/01/1987
659 Private Incentives in Social Dilemmas: The Effect of Incomplete Information and Altruism. 12/01/1987
670 Theories and Tests of (Blind Bidding) in Sealed Bid Auctions. 11/01/1987
649 Nash Implementation Using Undominated Strategies. 12/01/1986
619 Cartel Enforcement with Uncertainty About Costs. 10/01/1986
624 On Bayesian Implementable Allocations. 10/01/1986
465 Participation and the Provision of Discrete Public Goods: A Strategic Analysi 01/01/1983
290 Multiple-Object Discriminatory Auctions with Bidding Constraints: A Game-Theoretic Analysis. 10/01/1979
262 An Experimental Examination of Auction Mechanisms for Discrete Public Goods.
1280 Information aggregation in standing and ad hoc committees (formerly: Information aggregation and equilibrium selection in committees)
1291 Network architecture, salience and coordination
955 A Statistical Theory of Equilibrium in Games
618 Agendas, Strategic Voting, and Signaling with Incomplete Information.
785 Repeated Play, Cooperation and Coordination: An Experimental Study.
991 The Effects of Payoff Magnitude and Heterogeneity on Behavior in 2X2 Games with Unique Mixed Strategy Equilibria
804 The Holdout Game: An Experimental Study of an Infinitely Repeated Game with Two-Sided Incomplete Information
692 Testing for Effects of Cheap Talk in a Public Goods Game with Private Information.
877 An Experimental Study of Constant-sum Centipede Games
879 In or Out?: Centralization by Majority Vote
1271 On eliciting beliefs in strategic games
717 Voting and Lottery Drafts as Efficient Public Goods Mechanisms.