Mathematical Modeling of Collective Behavior in Socio-Economic and Life Sciences

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ISBN: 978-0-8176-4945-6 (Print) 978-0-8176-4946-3 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-x

  2. Economic modelling and financial markets

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-29

      Agent-based models of economic interactions

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      Pages 31-50

      On kinetic asset exchange models and beyond: microeconomic formulation,trade network, and all that

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      Pages 51-80

      Microscopic and kinetic models in financial markets

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      Pages 81-113

      A mathematical theory for wealth distribution

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      Pages 115-133

      Tolstoy’s dream and the quest for statistical equilibrium in economics and the social sciences

  3. Social modelling and opinion formation

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 135-135

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      Pages 137-174

      New perspectives in the equilibrium statistical mechanics approach to social and economic sciences

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      Pages 175-201

      Kinetic modelling of complex socio-economic systems

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      Pages 203-221

      Mathematics and physics applications in sociodynamics simulation: the case of opinion formation and diffusion

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      Pages 223-244

      Global dynamics in adaptive models of collective choice with social influence

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      Pages 245-270

      Modelling opinion formation by means of kinetic equations

  4. Human behavior and swarming

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 271-271

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      Pages 273-296

      On the modelling of vehicular traffic and crowds by kinetic theory of active particles

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      Pages 297-336

      Particle, kinetic, and hydrodynamic models of swarming

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      Pages 337-364

      Modeling self-organization in pedestrians and animal groups from macroscopic and microscopic viewpoints

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      Pages 365-396

      Statistical physics and modern human warfare

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      Pages 397-425

      Diffusive and nondiffusive population models

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 427-435