The Dynamics of Asymmetric Games

Gaunersdorfer, A., Hofbauer, J., & Sigmund, K. (1989). The Dynamics of Asymmetric Games. IIASA Working Paper. IIASA, Laxenburg, Austria: WP-89-071

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A game dynamical analysis of a simple asymmetric game (two roles with two alternatives each) shows that an interesting class of "semi-stable" heteroclinic cycles leading to a highly unpredictable behavior can occur in a robust way. Biological examples related to conflicts over ownership and parental investment are analyzed.

Item Type: Monograph (IIASA Working Paper)
Research Programs: System and Decision Sciences - Core (SDS)
Depositing User: IIASA Import
Date Deposited: 15 Jan 2016 01:59
Last Modified: 27 Aug 2021 17:13

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