Artificial Economics and Self Organization

Agent-Based Approaches to Economics and Social Systems

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ISBN: 978-3-319-00911-7 (Print) 978-3-319-00912-4 (Online)

Table of contents (19 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xv

  2. Methodological Issues

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-15

      The Missing Link: AB Models and Dynamic Microsimulation

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      Pages 17-28

      Simulation Experiments and Significance Tests

  3. Macroeconomics

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 29-29

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      Chapter

      Pages 31-40

      A Stylized Software Model to Explore the Free Market Equality/Efficiency Tradeoff

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      Chapter

      Pages 41-53

      Tax Enforcement in an Agent-Based Model with Endogenous Audits

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      Chapter

      Pages 55-67

      Subprime Lending and Financial Inequality in an Agent-Based Model

  4. Market Dynamics

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 69-69

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      Chapter

      Pages 71-80

      Adaptive Trading for Anti-correlated Pairs of Stocks

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      Chapter

      Pages 81-94

      Self-Organization of Decentralized Markets with Network Externality

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      Chapter

      Pages 95-106

      Who Wins: Yoda or Sith? A Proof that Financial Markets Are Seldom Efficient

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      Chapter

      Pages 107-118

      Emergence of Fair Offers in Ultimatum Game

  5. Financial Markets

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 119-119

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      Chapter

      Pages 121-132

      An Agent-Based Investigation of the Probability of Informed Trading

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      Pages 133-145

      Financial Forecasts Based on Analysis of Textual News Sources: Some Empirical Evidence

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      Chapter

      Pages 147-159

      Trust in a Network of Investors and Startup Entrepreneurs

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      Chapter

      Pages 161-175

      Banks and Their Contagion Potential: How Stable Is Banking System?

  6. Organizations

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 177-177

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      Chapter

      Pages 179-190

      Phrasing and Timing Information Dissemination in Organizations: Results of an Agent-Based Simulation

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      Chapter

      Pages 191-203

      On the Robustness of Coordination Mechanisms for Investment Decisions Involving ‘Incompetent’ Agents

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      Chapter

      Pages 205-216

      Pack Light on the Move: Exploitation and Exploration in a Dynamic Environment

  7. Networks

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 217-217

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      Chapter

      Pages 219-231

      An Agent-Based Model of Access Uptake on a High-Speed Broadband Platform

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      Chapter

      Pages 233-244

      Influence of Losing Multi-dimensional Information in an Agent-Based Model

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      Chapter

      Pages 245-256

      Least Susceptible Networks to Systemic Risk