SFB 504 discussion paper
Department of Economics, University of Mannheim, Germany
Seminargebäude A5, D-68131 Mannheim
Christian Ewerhart II
L 13, 15, D-68131 Mannheim
The German UMTS Design: Insights From Multi-Object Auction Theory
- We briefly survey several insights about value and revenue maximization in multi-object auctions and apply them to the German (and Austrian) UMTS auction. In particular, we discuss in detail the exposure probelm that caused firms in Germany to pay almost Euro 20 billion for nothing.
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