DP15873 Centralized Matching with Incomplete Information
|Author(s):||Marcelo Fernandez, Kirill Rudov, Leeat Yariv|
|Publication Date:||March 2021|
|Keyword(s):||Deferred acceptance, incomplete information, Matching|
|JEL(s):||C78, D49, D82|
|Programme Areas:||Industrial Organization, Organizational Economics|
|Link to this Page:||cepr.org/active/publications/discussion_papers/dp.php?dpno=15873|
We study the impacts of incomplete information on centralized one-to-one matching markets. We focus on the commonly used Deferred Acceptance mechanism (Gale and Shapley, 1962). We show that many complete-information results are fragile to a small infusion of uncertainty.