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Wayward agents in a commuting scenario (personalities in the minority game)

A.L.C. Bazzan, R.H. Bordini, G.K. Andrioti, R.M. Vicari, J. Wahle
Proceedings Fourth International Conference on MultiAgent Systems  
We have studied agent coordination mechanisms in a binary decision model introduced in the literature recently: the Minority Game.  ...  It was found that there is one personality which performs better than the average: the wayward personality.  ...  Schreckenberg for first hinting us on the Minority Game, and for fruitful discussions. This work was partially supported by CNPq and BMBF (project SOCIAT and research fellowships).  ... 
doi:10.1109/icmas.2000.858431 dblp:conf/icmas/BazzanBAVW00 fatcat:6xtn4hozs5by7oj2niuruien7y

Multi-agent systems research into the 21st century

MARK D'INVERNO, MICHAEL LUCK
2001 Knowledge engineering review (Print)  
Bordini described recent agent coordination mechanisms in a binary decision model known as the Minority Game.  ...  It was found that there is one personality that performs better than the average: the wayward personality.  ... 
doi:10.1017/s0269888901000169 fatcat:r7eb3v2nmbeg3ccwkgtavmsf7u

Unraveling Unlawful Entrapment

Anthony M. Dillof
2004 Journal of criminal law & criminology  
In the typical after-acquired evidence case, a member of a minority group is fired from a job and sues.  ...  The requirement of inducement acts as a gate-keeping measure for the real ball game in the subjective version of the entrapment defense: the question of a predisposition.  ...  The individual, however, was not positionally predisposed because, absent the involvement of a government agent, it is doubtful he ever would have been in a position to move from his desire to counterfeit  ... 
doi:10.2307/3491412 fatcat:c4l3ptwq7rdhxl6rordhphqylu

Key 2. Digital Analogies [chapter]

2019 Keys to Play  
Thinking in terms of digital analogies, however, we might apprehend digitality by sliding it along a continuum that registers its metaphorical, musical, and mathematical meanings, which will in turn reveal  ...  This approach is not primarily concerned with the content and interpretation of specific musical signs or signals, taking as a given that these vary widely in accordance with shifting historical, cultural  ...  strings. 249 In such a scenario, the orbits of the planets represent not the rapture of cosmic harmonia, or even the musico-mathematical maneuvers of a Glasperlenspiel, but merely the playing out of  ... 
doi:10.1525/9780520965096-004 fatcat:fo5cjoih5zfp7hjrm3wwolbwiq

Capitalistic Musings

Sam Vaknin
2018 Figshare  
Critical analysis of the foundations and tenets of capitalism and of the dismal science - economics.  ...  Thus, the Nash equilibrium is applicable to games that are repeated and wherein each agent reacts to the acts of other agents.  ...  Each game is a subset of a higher level game, a private case of an implicit game which is constantly played in the background, so to say. This is a hyper-game of which all games are but derivatives.  ... 
doi:10.6084/m9.figshare.7176533.v1 fatcat:2klo6ivnonfkhkun6cle5yg72e

Your ad here: the cool sell of guerrilla marketing

2013 ChoiceReviews  
Through a close examination of emblematic campaign examples, trade press coverage, and in-depth interviews with prominent practitioners, this project peels back the curtain on a form of cultural production  ...  as a more flexible form; and democratizes in favor of heterarchical collaboration.  ...  fact, a minor boom in these methods has ensued in consumer research since the 1980s (p. 178).  ... 
doi:10.5860/choice.51-0376 fatcat:ubulvivuavgbdkbt2qvdusoff4

Substance use and abuse: sociological perspectives

2003 ChoiceReviews  
wayward members.  ...  In one scenario where substance is in steady supply, he takes in the quantity he needs and in the quality he desires.  ...  166, 169, 182, 184, 186, 197, 204, 228, Jackson, 126 Triplett, Ruth, 5 Trudeau, James, 179 Turk, Austin, 133, 208 Uganda, 152 United Nations, 82 United States, 3, 56, 82, 84, 132, 189, 205, 225 About the  ... 
doi:10.5860/choice.41-0644 fatcat:a24rmljio5d63fsdjj3kmr4rzq

Fragments in Connection and Algorithmic Rule: Encoding the Urban Image in Motion

Christiane Wagner
2022 Zenodo  
Finally, an interdisciplinary approach is proposed to explore the possibility that perception remains a hypothesis for the meaning of contemporary visual culture in its values and effects related to the  ...  Art, architecture, cinematography, and media as urban images in motion concerning digitalization are discussed based on the images of a result, success, conquest, and projection that search for the spectacular  ...  ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS This paper presents the work developed in 2020 by Adriano Aimar for his Master Thesis at Politecnico di Torino and cited in the bibliography.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.6503017 fatcat:iwebxttjgbcc5joe7bsmcmbcfe

Qualitative Freedom [chapter]

Claus Dierksmeier
2019 Qualitative Freedom - Autonomy in Cosmopolitan Responsibility  
Political reason must bring the wayward economic ratio to heel. The societal role and appreciation of the market is a case in point.  ...  The rational agent postulated by economics thus in truth behaves -at the very least occasionally -as a reasonable person with moral orientations. 56 This has important consequences for economists' understanding  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-030-04723-8_4 fatcat:mceelkyfc5e6bjkr2plo2eroh4

Social media and news media: Building new publics or fragmenting audiences? [chapter]

Kathryn Bowd
2016 Making Publics, Making Places  
To view a copy of this licence, visit http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0 or send a letter to Creative Commons,  ...  This work is licenced under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0) License.  ...  Participant permission has been granted for the use of images in this publication.  ... 
doi:10.20851/publics-08 fatcat:rahwycul35e6rdw75j2nn4taie

Coxsackie: the life and death of prison reform

2014 ChoiceReviews  
Coxsackie : the life and death of prison reform / Joseph F. Spillane. pages cm Includes bibliographical references and index.  ...  Once again, Miguel displayed no interest in the program, so his mother had him committed as a wayward minor.  ...  William Jones, sentenced to the reformatory at age 17 as a wayward minor, following a pursesnatching incident.  ... 
doi:10.5860/choice.185788 fatcat:tqgw7qazqra7hfpcbfsegyytze

Corruption and Financial Crime

Sam Vaknin
2018 Figshare  
The Macedonian Police in that period was not in control of the whole territory of the country, especially the western part of Macedonia, which was predominantly  ...  The name of the game was asymmetric information: a rapacious elite amplified the inefficiencies of the market to indulge in arbitrage and rake in baroque personal profits.  ...  Is the state the agent of society, is it the only agent of society and is it the right agent of society in the case of drug abuse?  ... 
doi:10.6084/m9.figshare.7176539 fatcat:pjcdb2c32vh4fp2rlzx3p6qoke

Précis of The Myth of Martyrdom: What Really Drives Suicide Bombers, Rampage Shooters, and Other Self-Destructive Killers

Adam Lankford
2014 Behavioral and Brain Sciences  
problems, personal crises, coercion, fear of an approaching enemy, or hidden self-destructive urges play a major role.  ...  In The Myth of Martyrdom: What Really Drives Suicide Bombers, Rampage Shooters, and Other Self-Destructive Killers, I take the opposing view, based on my in-depth analyses of suicide attackers from Asia  ...  Something makes that tiny minority behaviorally different. I have offered an explanation and supported it in a multitude of ways.  ... 
doi:10.1017/s0140525x13001581 pmid:24826814 fatcat:ytumridxhnfz3bjurklk6grx3a

Suicidal protests: Self-immolation, hunger strikes, or suicide bombing

David Lester
2014 Behavioral and Brain Sciences  
problems, personal crises, coercion, fear of an approaching enemy, or hidden self-destructive urges play a major role.  ...  In The Myth of Martyrdom: What Really Drives Suicide Bombers, Rampage Shooters, and Other Self-Destructive Killers, I take the opposing view, based on my in-depth analyses of suicide attackers from Asia  ...  Something makes that tiny minority behaviorally different. I have offered an explanation and supported it in a multitude of ways.  ... 
doi:10.1017/s0140525x13003439 pmid:25162850 fatcat:ehfdskkudzefbc7goqfe46yazq

What's in a word?

TWC Editor
2020 Transformative Works and Cultures  
their power as political agents  ...  Secondly, minority individuals may be more inclined to share personal information in order to make their population visible to the larger fannish community as part of a sociopolitical project.  ...  its reach across many different organizing scenarios.  ... 
doi:10.3983/twc.2020.2047 fatcat:i3sbk4o7tnetdmoapomvilgy4m
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