Social Choice and Welfare

, Volume 29, Issue 2, pp 271–293 | Cite as

The Moulin–Shenker rule

  • Maurice Koster
Original Paper


The Moulin–Shenker rule is a non-linear solution concept for solving heterogeneous cost sharing problems. It is the unique continuous rule with the properties scale invariance, bounds on cost shares and self-consistency.


Cost Function Marginal Cost Econ Theory Cost Sharing Cost Allocation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Quantitative Economics, Faculty of Economics and EconometricsUniversity of AmsterdamAmsterdamThe Netherlands

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