Reassignment-proof rules for land rental problems

  • Alfredo Valencia-ToledoEmail author
  • Juan Vidal-Puga
Original Paper


We consider land rental problems where there are several communities that can act as lessors and a single tenant who does not necessary need all the available land. A rule should determine which communities become lessors, how much land they rent and at which price. We present a complete characterization of the family of rules that satisfy reassignment-proofness by merging and spliting, apart from land monotonicity. We also define two parametric subfamilies. The first one is characterized by adding a property of weighted standard for two-person. The second one is characterized by adding consistency and continuity.


Land rental Non-manipulability Reassignment-proofness Land monotonicity Consistency 



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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Departamento de Matemáticas y EstadísticaUniversidad Nacional de San Antonio Abad del CuscoCuscoPeru
  2. 2.ECOSOT-ECOBAS and Departamento de Estatística e IOUniversidade de VigoVigoSpain

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