An Agent-Based, Multilevel Welfare Assessment Model for Encompassing Assignment and Matching Problems [chapter]

Antoine Nongaillard, Sébastien Picault
2017 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
Assignment or matching problems have been addressed by various multi-agent methods, focused on enhancing privacy and distribution. Nevertheless, they little rely on the organisational structure provided by Multi-Agent Systems (MAS). We rather start from the intrinsic ability of multilevel MAS to represent intermediate points of view between the individual and the collective levels, to express matching or assignment problems in a homogeneous formalism. This model allows to define relevant
more » ... to assess the satisfaction of agent groups and allow them to build solutions that improve the overall well-being without disclosing all their individual information.
doi:10.1007/978-3-319-59930-4_16 fatcat:tiu2ujpbmrffjfp7crlp62alkq