Status-seeking in hedonic games with heterogeneous players

E. Lazarova, D. Dimitrov

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We study group formation by heterogeneous players when players' preferences are dictated by status-seeking. Status can be intrinsic or associative. Considering these two types of status as either complements or substitutes results in non-emptiness of the core of the corresponding games and allows for a full characterization of the core stable outcomes.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1205-1229
Number of pages25
JournalSocial Choice and Welfare
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2013

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