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Socrates: A Production-Driven SCM Agent

  • Carlos R. Jaimez González
  • Maria Fasli
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3937)

Abstract

The Trading Agent Competition (TAC) is an open-invitation forum designed to encourage research into electronic markets and trading agents. In this paper we present the Socrates trading agent and the strategies that were developed for and used in the TAC Supply Chain Management game as part of the 2004 competition. The resulting behaviour and performance in the TAC competition as well as in a series of controlled experiments are discussed.

Keywords

Supply Chain Management Production Schedule Reservation Price Delivery Date Customer Order 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Carlos R. Jaimez González
    • 1
  • Maria Fasli
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of EssexColchesterUK

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