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E-auctions as a way to eliminate favoritism in public procurement

P. 506-517.
Ostrovnaya M., Podkolzina E.

In this paper we investigate the incentives of a public procurer to restrict competition in electronic and traditional auctions. For the sake of simplicity we analyzed situation with equal production and participation costs. Also we assume that e-auctions differ from traditional auctions in the level of participation costs and anonymity of bidders. The key results are the following