On the existence of optimal truth-dominant mechanisms Academic Article uri icon


  • The existence of optimal dominant strategy mechanisms has been shown only for quadratic valuation functions. This paper shows that non-trivial Pareto-efficient and truth-dominant mechanisms exist for a slightly larger set of valuation functions.

published proceedings

  • Economics Letters

author list (cited authors)

  • Tian, G.

citation count

  • 16

complete list of authors

  • Tian, Guoqiang

publication date

  • January 1996