Are bidders in auctions anchored by their bidder number?

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Abstract

ABSTRACT: This article examines whether bidders in a school fundraising auction were anchored by their bidder number. We find no evidence that they were.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)559-561
Number of pages3
JournalApplied Economics Letters
Volume23
Issue number8
DOIs
StatePublished - May 23 2016

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Keywords

  • anchoring
  • Auctions
  • deadweight loss

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Economics and Econometrics

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Are bidders in auctions anchored by their bidder number? / Medcalfe, Simon K.

In: Applied Economics Letters, Vol. 23, No. 8, 23.05.2016, p. 559-561.

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