DP16374 Meaning in Communication Games

Author(s): Andreas Blume
Publication Date: July 2021
Date Revised: July 2021
Keyword(s): Cheap-Talk Games, Communication Games, Language, Sender-Receiver Games
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Programme Areas: Organizational Economics
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This paper addresses two related questions: How can we capture different degrees of sharing a language with pre-specified meanings? And, how do we expect such a language to be used?