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We study interdependent value settings [Milgrom and Weber 1982] and extend several fundamental results from the well-studied independent private values model to these settings. For revenue-optimal mechanism design, we give conditions under which Myerson's virtual value-based mechanism remains optimal with interdependent values. One of these conditions is robustness of the truthfulness and individual rationality guarantees, in the sense that they are required to hold ex post. We then consider andoi:10.1145/2910577 fatcat:6xo7wcfun5dmfaeftegl52spbi