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Rationality, Irrationality and Escalating Behavior in Lowest Unique Bid Auctions

  • Filippo Radicchi,

    Affiliations: Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI), Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States of America, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States of America, Departament d'Enginyeria Quimica, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Tarragona, Catalunya, Spain

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  • Andrea Baronchelli,

    Affiliation: Departament de Física i Enginyeria Nuclear, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Campus Nord B4, Barcelona, Spain

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  • Luís A. N. Amaral mail

    amaral@northwestern.edu

    Affiliations: Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI), Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States of America, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States of America, Northwestern Institute on Complex Systems (NICO), Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States of America

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  • Published: January 18, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0029910

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