By Vincent Conitzer, Tuomas Sandholm (auth.), Peyman Faratin, Juan A. Rodríguez-Aguilar (eds.)
This e-book constitutes the completely refereed post-proceedings of the sixth foreign Workshop on Agent-Mediated digital trade, AMEC 2006, held in big apple, big apple, united states in July 2004 as a part of AAMAS 2004.
The 15 revised complete papers offered have been rigorously chosen from 39 submissions in the course of rounds of reviewing and revision. The papers compile novel paintings from such various fields as computing device technology, Operations examine, synthetic Intelligence and disbursed platforms that target modeling, implementation and overview of computational buying and selling establishment and/or agent techniques over a various set of products. they're geared up in topical sections on mechanism layout, buying and selling brokers, and tools.
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Iterative Combinatorial Auctions:Achieving Economic and Computational Efﬁciency. PhD thesis, University of Pennsylvania, May 2001. 12. M. H. Rothkopf, A. Pekec, and R. M. Harstad. Computationally manageable combinatorial auctions. Management Science, 44:11311147, 1998. 13. T. Sandholm. Making markets and democracy work: A story of incentives and computing. In Proceedings of the International Joint Conference on Artiﬁcial Intelligence (IJCAI), pages 16491671, 2003. ch Abstract. Many practical scenarios involve solving a social choice problem: a group of self-interested agents have to agree on an outcome that best ﬁts their combined preferences.
However, auctions are not budget balanced: they generate a surplus that reduces agents’ utilities and creates unwanted incentives for the party that receives it. This is the case in particular for the Clarke tax (), the most well-known mechanism for dealing with selfinterest in social choice. Since economists have shown many impossibility results (for example, [7,10]) that prove that it is impossible to combine incentive-compatibility, optimality and budget balance, it is unlikely that this can be overcome in general.
Parkes, and N. R. Jennings. Computational mechanism design: A call to arms. IEEE Intelligent Systems, 18(6):4047, 2003. 6. P. Jehiel and B. Moldovanu. Efﬁcient design with interdependent valuations. Econometrica, 69(5):123759, 2001. 7. V. Krishna. Auction Theory. Academic Press, 2002. 8. C. Mezzetti. Mechanism design with interdependent valuations: Efﬁciency and full surplus extraction. Technical report, University of North Carolina, February 2003. 9. R. Mirrlees. An exploration in the theory of optimum income taxation.