Designing Efficient Mechanisms for Dynamic Bilateral Trading Games

Designing Efficient Mechanisms for Dynamic Bilateral Trading Games

By
Susan Athey, Ilya Segal
American Economic Review. May
2007, Vol. 97, Issue 2, Pages 131–136

This paper studies the problem of allocating a good between two players in each period of an infinite-horizon game. The players’ valuations in each period are private information, and the valuations change over time.