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Sprumont, Yves

Full Professor


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Yves Sprumont earned his PhD in Economics at Virginia Tech in 1990.

His research focuses on the axiomatic analysis of group decision-making procedures.

Areas of expertise


Every choice function is backwards-induction rationalizable (with W. Bossert), Econometrica 81 (2013), 2521-2534.

An axiomatization of the serial cost-sharing method, Econometrica 78 (2010), 1711-1748.

On the discrete version of the Aumann-Shapley cost-sharing method, Econometrica 73 (2005), 1693-1712. 

Fair production and allocation of an excludable nonrival good (with F. Maniquet), Econometrica 72 (2004), 627-640.

The division problem with single-peaked preferences: a characterization of the uniform allocation rule, Econometrica 59 (1991), 509-519.