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Laurent Tambayong (2007)

Dynamics of Network Formation Processes in the Co-Author Model

Journal of Artificial Societies and Social Simulation vol. 10, no. 3 2

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Received: 16-Jun-2006    Accepted: 09-May-2007    Published: 30-Jun-2007

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* Abstract

This article studies the dynamics in the formation processes of a mutual consent network in game theory setting: the Co-Author Model. In this article, a limited observation is applied and analytical results are derived. Then, 2 parameters are varied: the number of individuals in the network and the initial probability of the links in the network in its initial state. A simulation result shows a finding that is consistent with an analytical result for a state of equilibrium while it also shows different possible equilibria.

Dynamics, Network, Game Theory, Model,Simulation, Equilibrium, Complexity

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