Prof. David Wettstein

Office Address:

Department of Economics
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
P.O. Box 653
Beer-Sheva 84105, Israel

Tel:

+972-8-647-2291

Fax:

+972-8-647-2941

E-Mail:

wettstn@bgu.ac.il

 

Research Interests | Scientific Publications | Conferences Participation | Seminars

 

Research Interests

  • The construction and implementation of new cooperative solution concepts in economic environments, optimal auction design, cost sharing.

 

Scientific Publications

  • A. Postlewaite and D. Wettstein - 1989
    Feasible and Continuous Implementation, Review of Economic Studies, 56, 603-611. [PDF]

 

  • D. Wettstein - 1990
    Continuous Implementation of Constrained Rational Expectations Equilibria, Journal of Economic Theory, 52, 208-222.

 

  • D. Wettstein - 1992
    Continuous Implementation in Economies with Incomplete Information, Games and Economic Behavior, 4, 463-483.

 

  • I. Luski and D. Wettstein - 1994
    The Provision of Public Goods via Advertising: Existence of Equilibria and Welfare Analysis, Journal of Public Economics, 54, 309-321. [PDF]

 

  • D. Wettstein - 1994
    Allocation of Resources in a Divisionalized Firm Mathematical Social Sciences, 28, 51-58. [PDF]

 

  • D. Wettstein - 1995
    Incentives and Competitive Allocations in Economies with Incomplete Markets, Journal of Mathematical Economics, 24, 201-216. [PDF]

 

  • E. Einy and D. Wettstein - 1996
    Equivalence of the Core and Bargaining Sets in Simple Games, International Journal of Game Theory, 25, 65-72.

 

  • E. Einy and D. Wettstein - 1999
    A Non-Cooperative Interpretation of Bargaining Sets, Review of Economic Design, 4, 219-230.[PDF]

 

  • T. Kaplan and D. Wettstein - 1999
    Cost Sharing: Efficiency and Implementation, Journal of Mathematical Economics, 32, 489-502.[PDF]

 

  • D. Pérez-Castrillo and D. Wettstein - 2000
    Implementation of bargaining sets via Simple Mechanisms, Games and Economic Behavior, 31, 106-120.[PDF]

 

  • T. Kaplan and D. Wettstein - 2000
    The Possibility of Mixed-Strategy Equilibria with Constant-Returns-to-Scale Technology under Bertrand Competition, Spanish Economic Review, 2, 65-71.[PDF]

 

  • Kaplan and D. Wettstein - 2000
    Surplus Sharing with a Two Stage Mechanism, International Economic Review, 41 399-409.[PDF]

 

  • D. Pérez-Castrillo and D. Wettstein - 2001
    Bidding for the Surplus: A Non Cooperative Interpretation of the Shapley Value, Journal of Economic Theory, 100, 274-294.[PDF]

 

  • D. Pérez-Castrillo and D. Wettstein - 2002
    Choosing Wisely: A Multibidding Approach, The American Economic Review, 92, 1577-1587. [PDF]

 

  • T. Kaplan, I. Luski, A. Sela and D. Wettstein - 2002
    All-Pay Auctions with Variable Rewards The Journal of Industrial Economics, 50, 417-430. [PDF]

 

  • T. Kaplan, I. Luski and D. Wettstein - 2003
    Government Policy towards Multi-National Corporations, Economics Bulletin, 6, 1-8. [PDF]

 

  • T. Kaplan, I. Luski and D. Wettstein - 2003
    Innovative Activity and Sunk Costs, International Journal of Industrial Organization, 21, 1111-1133. [PDF]

 

  • I. Luski and D. Wettstein - 2004
    Optimal Patent Policy in a Dynamic Model of Innovation, Problems and Perspectives in Management, 1, pp. 31-43.

 

  • S. Mutuswami, D. Pérez-Castrillo and D. Wettstein - 2004
    Bidding for the Surplus: Realizing Efficient Outcomes in Economic Environments, Games and Economic Behavior, 48, pp. 111-123. [PDF]

 

  • D. Pérez-Castrillo and D. Wettstein - 2005
    Forming Efficient Networks, Economics Letters, 87, 83-87. [PDF]

 

  • A. Preminger and D. Wettstein - 2005
    Using the Penalized Likelihood Method for Model Selection with Nuisance Parameters Present only under the Alternative: An Application to Switching Regression Models, Journal of Time Series Analysis, 26(5), 715-741. [PDF]

 

  • D. Pérez-Castrillo and D. Wettstein - 2005
    Implementation of the Ordinal Shapley Value for a three-agent Economy, Economics Bulletin, Vol 3, No. 48, 1-8. [PDF]

 

  • D. Pérez-Castrillo and D. Wettstein - 2006
    An Ordinal Shapley Value for Economic Environments, Journal of Economic Theory, 127, 296-308. [PDF]

 

  • A. Preminger, U. Ben-Zion and D. Wettstein - 2006
    Extended Switching Regression Models with Time Varying Probabilities for Combining Forecasts, European Journal of Finance, 12, 455-472. [PDF]

 

  • T. R. Kaplan and D. Wettstein - 2006
    Caps on Political Lobbying: Comment, American Economic Review, 96, 1351-1354. [PDF]

 

  • I. Macho-Stadler, D. Pérez-Castrillo and D. Wettstein - 2006
    Efficient Bidding with Externalities, Games and Economic Behavior, 57, 304-320. [PDF]

 

  • I. Macho-Stadler, D. Pérez-Castrillo and D. Wettstein - 2007
    Sharing the Surplus: An Extension of the Shapley Value for Environments with Externalities, Journal of Economic Theory, 135, 339-356. [PDF]

 

  • A. Preminger, U. Ben-Zion and D. Wettstein - 2007
    Extended Switching Regression Models: Allowing for Multiple Latent State Variables, Journal of Forecasting, 26 457-473. [PDF]

 

  • Y. Ju and D. Wettstein - 2009
    Implementing Cooperative Solution Concepts: A Generalized Bidding Approach, Economic Theory, 39, 307-330. [PDF]

 

  • I. Macho-Stadler, D. Pérez-Castrillo and D. Wettstein - 2010
    Dividends and Weighted Values in Games with Externalities, International Journal of Game Theory, 39, 177184. [PDF]

 

  • G. de Clippel, D. Pérez-Castrillo and D. Wettstein - 2012
    Egalitarian Equivalence under Asymmetric Information, Games and Economic Behavior, 75, 413-423. [PDF]

 

  • P. Borm, Y. Ju and D. Wettstein
    Rational Bargaining in Games with Coalitional Externalities, Journal of Economic Theory, forthcoming.

     

     

     

      • D. Wettstein, 2009
        Implementation of Cooperative Solution Concepts (plenary talk)
        The fifth Spain-Italy-Netherlands Meeting on Game Theory (SING 5), Vrije Universiteit (VU), Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

       

      • D. Pérez-Castrillo, I. Macho-Stadler and D. Wettstein, 2009
        Dividends and Weighted Values in Games with Externalities
        2009 Far East and South Asia Meeting of the Econometric Society, Tokyo, Japan.

       

      • D. Pérez-Castrillo, I. Macho-Stadler and D. Wettstein, 2009
        Dividends and Weighted Values in Games with Externalities
        The European Economic Association and the Econometric Society European Meeting (EEA-ESEM)), Barcelona Graduate School of Economics, Barcelona, Spain.

       

      • P. Borm, Y. Ju and D. Wettstein, 2010
        Coalitional Externalities, Strategic Bargaining and Efficient Values
        2010 World Congress of the Econometric Society, Shanghai, China.

       

      •  P. Borm, Y. Ju and D. Wettstein, 2010
        Coalitional Externalities, Strategic Bargaining and Efficient Values
        Inaugural Conference of the Chinese Game Theory and Experimental Economics Association, Beijing, China.

       

      • D. Pérez-Castrillo and D. Wettstein, 2011
        Innovation Contests
        22nd International Conference on Game Theory in Stony Brook, USA.

       

      • D. Pérez-Castrillo and D. Wettstein, 2012
        Innovation Contests
        Contests, Mechanisms & Experiments Conference, the Unversity of Exeter, Exeter, UK.

       

      • D. Pérez-Castrillo and D. Wettstein, 2012
        Innovation Contests
        4th World Congress of the Game Theory Society, Istanbul, Turkey.

       

      • T. Kaplan and D. Wettstein, 2013
        The Optimal Design of Rewards in Contests
        York Annual Symposium on Game Theory, University of York, York, UK.

       

      • D. Pérez-Castrillo and D. Wettstein, 2013
        Innovation Contests
        13th SAET Conference on Current Trends in Economics, MINES ParisTech, Paris, France.

       

      • D. Pérez-Castrillo and D. Wettstein, 2014
        Innovation Contests
        30th Israeli Economic Association Annual Meeting, Tel Aviv, Israel.

       

       

      Presented seminars at:

      • Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, USA
      • University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, USA
      • UC Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California, USA
      • University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
      • University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
      • Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA
      • Queens University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
      • University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
      • York University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
      • University of Exeter, Exeter, UK
      • Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv, Israel
      • The Technion, Haifa, Israel
      • The Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
      • Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Bellatera (Barcelona), Spain
      • Complutenese University, Madrid, Spain
      • The University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
      • Keele University, Keele, Staffordshire, UK
      • Bar-Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel
      • Univesity of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
      • McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
      • Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
      • Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
      • Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York, USA
      • CORE Université Catholique de Louvain, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium
      • Catholic University Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
      • Pablo de Olavide University, Seville, Spain
      • University of Vigo, Vigo, Spain
      • York University, York, UK
      • Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
      • University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland