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Game Theoretic Approaches in Vehicular Networks: A Survey [article]

Zemin Sun, Yanheng Liu, Jian Wang, Carie Anil, Dongpu Cao
2020 arXiv   pre-print
Game theory, a theoretical framework designed for strategic interactions among rational decision-makers who faced with scarce resources, can be used to model and analyze individual or group behaviors of  ...  communication entities in VNs.  ...  Moreover, a hedonic coalitional game [135] is designed for collaborations among vehicles according to their trustworthiness levels.  ... 
arXiv:2006.00992v1 fatcat:lljjlitvlvbvhbg3aot5xszefm

Data offloading in mobile edge computing: A coalitional game based pricing approach [article]

Tian Zhang, Wei Chen, Feng Yang
2017 arXiv   pre-print
A coalitional game based pricing scheme is proposed.  ...  A scheduled MD chooses one MEC server within the same coalition for offloading, and pays the selected MEC server for the MEC service.  ...  In [15] , a trust-based hedonic coalitional game has been formulated towards trustworthy multi-cloud services communities, and a three-fold solution is derived thereafter.  ... 
arXiv:1709.04148v1 fatcat:lqnhyhrlunce7i44lhuvnv5nhi

MIFaaS: A Mobile-IoT-Federation-as-a-Service Model for dynamic cooperation of IoT Cloud Providers

I. Farris, L. Militano, M. Nitti, L. Atzori, A. Iera
2017 Future generations computer systems  
The paper proposes a coalition formation game to account for the interest of rational cooperative ICPs in their own payoff.  ...  Expected result from dynamic federations among ICPs is a remarkable increase in the amount of service requests being satisfied.  ...  An alternative solution is to introduce a preference relation over coalitions so that the game is written in the form of an hedonic game [42] and players adopt switch operations based on their preferences  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.future.2016.06.028 fatcat:7reuxsh72negvkxky5eropndvq

Implementation of Fog computing for reliable E-health applications

Razvan Craciunescu, Albena Mihovska, Mihail Mihaylov, Sofoklis Kyriazakos, Ramjee Prasad, Simona Halunga
2015 2015 49th Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems and Computers  
The final evaluation is done with computer simulation of a multi-cell system.  ...  Kschischang is the Distinguished Professor of Digital Communication in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Toronto, where he has been a faculty member since 1991.  ...  Based on notions from coalitional game theory, we propose a low-complexity distributed clustering method.  ... 
doi:10.1109/acssc.2015.7421170 dblp:conf/acssc/CraciunescuMMKP15 fatcat:qm6mki5z6bcvrfimkmqjyrxaxm

Ping-pong beam training for reciprocal channels with delay spread

Elisabeth de Carvalho, Jorgen Bach Andersen
2015 2015 49th Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems and Computers  
This paper describes two techniques for wideband retrodirective distributed transmit beamforming in a multi-input single-output wireless communication system.  ...  Recently, we introduced the so-called Multi-Carrier Compressive Sensing Multi-User Detection (MCSM) combining Compressed Sensing Multi-User Detection (CS-MUD), a multi-carrier scheme and non-coherent modulation  ...  Based on notions from coalitional game theory, we propose a low-complexity distributed clustering method.  ... 
doi:10.1109/acssc.2015.7421451 dblp:conf/acssc/CarvalhoA15 fatcat:mqokuvnh3zg45licnfbgxyvxfu

The wealth of networks: how social production transforms markets and freedom

2006 ChoiceReviews  
There have been observations about this approach for years, regarding MUDs (Multi-User Dungeons) and MOOs (Multi-User Object Oriented games).  ...  The drive toward proprietary, market-based provisioning of communications and information came from disillusionment with regulatory systems and state-owned communications networks.  ...  If the former, this impulse may well present a formidable obstacle to the emergence of an open networked information environment. Notes Notes Notes Notes  ... 
doi:10.5860/choice.44-0999 fatcat:mwvfqo22gzcbnhsmxijqbxfyj4

Tomorrow's healthy society - research priorities for foods and diets

AK Bock, P Maragkoudakis, J Wollgast, S Caldeira, A Czimbalmos, M Rzychon, B Atzel, F Ulberth
2015 European Journal of Public Health  
Now I have to go because the grandparents are calling us to play some games in the communal garden. Bye!  ...  Furthermore, a strong scientific basis for healthy diets could facilitate the formation of a powerful coalition between all the relevant actors in the food chain, working towards the provision and consumption  ...  How to obtain EU publications JRC Mission As the Commission's in-house science service, the Joint Research Centre's mission is to provide EU policies with independent, evidence-based scientific and  ... 
doi:10.1093/eurpub/ckv175.254 fatcat:guyhvucmlrhitku2g234ybwxnu

Evaluating How Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Interventions Affect the Wellbeing of Indigenous Communities in the North Rupununi, Guyana

Geraud de Ville de Goyet
ICT4D intervention, which have all taken place in Indigenous communities of the North Rupununi, Guyana, between 2005 and 2015.  ...  The alternative shifts the focus of ICT4D evaluation away from an exclusive focus on technology access and use, towards understanding their multidimensional development outcomes, including their impact  ...  Box 7 -Surama intervention simple system (ideal) A system to… Support the communication and activities of the community-based ecolodge By way of… A subscription to a satellite-based internet service  ... 
doi:10.21954/ fatcat:g7ymoploiveqnodj2xbmtzlste

Technology Ethics in Action: Critical and Interdisciplinary Perspectives [article]

Ben Green
2022 arXiv   pre-print
In response to concerns about the social harms associated with digital technologies, many individuals and institutions have articulated the need for a greater emphasis on ethics in digital technology.  ...  Green Acknowledgment This material is based on work undertaken at the Digital Life Initiative, supported in part by Microsoft.  ...  The community of a community land trust is defined by and bound by place, whereas the "community" of Facebook refers to its user base and is both decoupled from place and ever-expanding.  ... 
arXiv:2202.01351v1 fatcat:eauxs6j6ifcfditvwa4vmbbboi

International Journal of Business and Management Research "IJBMR" 2012 Issue

2012 Zenodo  
The International Journal of Business and Management Research A refereed journal published by the International Journal of Business and Management Research "IJBMR" 2012 Issue The International Journal  ...  December of every year via digital media and available for viewing and/or download from the journal's web site at The International Journal of Business and Management Research (IJBMR) is a  ...  According to Lavidge and Steiner (1961) , the perceived hedonic and rational factors are assessed to generate an attitude toward a certain product.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.5526971 fatcat:2wfwb3aobbh5vea4ioyyiyruvi

The Symbolic earth: discourse and our creation of the environment

1997 ChoiceReviews  
Identifying a possible range of coding practices associated with such places would help give some sense to the multivocal, polyphonous quality of these practices in nature and community, tracing the multi-faceted  ...  What the Game Looks Like from Home Plate Although research into the psychological bases for perceiving environmental discourse represents a rather large field of play (Cantrill, 1993) , previous studies  ...  With accompanying narration, however, Bari and her companion are constructed not as victims but as suspects: VOICE Michaels: Late in Maya bomb exploded in a car in which Bari and another Earth Firster  ... 
doi:10.5860/choice.34-4859 fatcat:tqnkedde5bh53c3kujwkilou4m

Religion's evolutionary landscape: counterintuition, commitment, compassion, communion

Scott Atran, Ara Norenzayan
2004 Behavioral and Brain Sciences  
animate objects relevant to hominid survival--such as predators, protectors, and prey--but which actually extends to moving dots on computer screens, voices in wind, and faces on clouds.  ...  Religion is not an evolutionary adaptation per se, but a recurring cultural by-product of the complex evolutionary landscape that sets cognitive, emotional, and material conditions for ordinary human interactions  ...  ACKNOWLEDGMENTS The writing of this article was partially supported by a Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada grant to Ara Norenzayan (410-2004-0197).  ... 
pmid:16035401 fatcat:7u5xh3asozdlfn26ollcxth2eq

Religion's evolutionary landscape: Counterintuition, commitment, compassion, communion

Scott Atran, Ara Norenzayan
2004 Behavioral and Brain Sciences  
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS The writing of this article was supported by a Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada grant to Ara Norenzayan (410-2004-0197).  ...  (A&N rely on an unexamined notion of "trustworthiness" [sect. 1.2].).  ...  Nevertheless, the act which looks for all the world like an act of trust (that A and B were both referring to the "same mat") is only a pseudo-trust.  ... 
doi:10.1017/s0140525x04000172 fatcat:t4vkhzin2rhmnate7snj5vg3jy

Dagstuhl Reports, Volume 9, Issue 9, September 2019, Complete Issue

We formalize this setting as a hedonic game and consider existence and complexity of finding stable outcomes for various hedonic games solution concepts, such as Nash stability, individual stability and  ...  Diversity Games", in Proc. of the 18th URL Main reference Niclas Boehmer, Edith Elkind: "Individual-Based Stability in Hedonic Diversity Games", CoRR, Vol  ...  one is a 2-sum, but not a parallel connection).  ... 
doi:10.4230/dagrep.9.9 fatcat:yxieovrp4zbxvhjyyiah6znqxm

A 'Sustainable' Population? – Key Policy Issues

Productivity Commission
2012 Social Science Research Network  
'Wellbeing' itself is a multi-dimensional concept.  ...  The calls for a change in policy, involving a cut to immigration and a harsher policy towards asylum seekers, are supported more strongly by those indicating that they would vote for the Coalition. 11  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.2006302 fatcat:4iwjrzlk6ndr3hjootokle2q2m
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