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"The Eventual Failure of Price Fixing Schemes." Robert M. Townsend. Journal of Economic Theory 14(3), February 1977: 190-199. ABSTRACT PDF

"Allocation Mechanisms, Asymmetric Information, and the Revelation Principle." Milton Harris and Robert M. Townsend. In Issues in Contemporary Microeconomics and Welfare, George R. Feiwel ed., SUNY Press, 1975. PDF