An Auction-Based Market Equilibrium Algorithm for a Production Model

  • Sanjiv Kapoor
  • Aranyak Mehta
  • Vijay Vazirani
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Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3828)


We present an auction-based algorithm for the computing market equilibrium prices in a production model, in which producers have a single linear production constraint, and consumers have linear utility functions. We provide algorithms for both the Fisher and Arrow-Debreu versions of the problem.


Production Model Equilibrium Price Market Equilibrium Initial Endowment Price Rise 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sanjiv Kapoor
    • 1
  • Aranyak Mehta
    • 2
  • Vijay Vazirani
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceIllinois Institute of TechnologyChicago
  2. 2.College of ComputingGeorgia Institute of TechnologyAtlantaUSA

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