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The Evolution of Organizational Conventions and Gains from Diversity

Masahiko Aoki

in Understanding Industrial and Corporate Change

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199269426
eISBN:
9780191710179
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199269426.003.0005
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies

By using a highly abstract evolutionary game model, this chapter investigates the mechanism of evolution of different organizational conventions as well as the roles of free trade, integration, ... More


Elections with Multiple Parties

Jonathan Bendor, Daniel Diermeier, David A. Siegel, and Michael M. Ting

in A Behavioral Theory of Elections

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691135076
eISBN:
9781400836802
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691135076.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter extends the model used for two-party elections to multiparty democracies. It first considers the module models for party competition and voter turnout to see what modifications are ... More


Heterogeneity and Uniqueness in Interaction Games

Stephen Morris and Hyun Song Shin

in The Economy as an Evolving Complex System, III: Current Perspectives and Future Directions

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195162592
eISBN:
9780199850495
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195162592.003.0009
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic Systems

This chapter observes that models of social interaction are a special case of a more general game-theoretic model wherein players respond to the distribution of their opponents' actions. This general ... More


Risk-based pricing

Lyn C. Thomas

in Consumer Credit Models: Pricing, Profit and Portfolios

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780199232130
eISBN:
9780191715914
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199232130.003.0003
Subject:
Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Mathematical Finance

This chapter builds models to determine the ‘price’ (interest rate) a lender should charge on a loan to maximize the expected profit, taking into account both the default risk of the borrower and the ... More


Strategic Bargaining and Cooperation in Greenhouse Gas Mitigations: An Integrated Assessment Modeling Approach

Zili Yang

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262240543
eISBN:
9780262286510
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262240543.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

The impact of climate change is widespread, affecting rich and poor countries and economies both large and small. Similarly, the study of climate change spans many disciplines, in both natural and ... More


Game-Theoretic Models of Bargaining: An Introduction for Economists Studying the Transnational Commons

Roger B. Myerson

in The Economics of Transnational Commons

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198292203
eISBN:
9780191684883
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198292203.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

The chapter discusses the different game-theoretic models of bargaining and serves as an introduction for economists studying the transnational commons. The chapter also explains the importance of ... More


Interaction Models

ROBERT V. DODGE

in Schelling's Game Theory: How to Make Decisions

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199857203
eISBN:
9780199932597
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199857203.003.0009
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Behavioural Economics

This chapter begins with a section on social constructs called models. Models simplify situations by embodying relationships involved in some transparent manner that makes the phenomenon that is ... More


Formal Evolutionary Modeling for Political Scientists

Oleg Smirnov and Tim Johnson

in Man Is by Nature a Political Animal: Evolution, Biology, and Politics

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780226319094
eISBN:
9780226319117
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226319117.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter presents an evolutionary game theoretic model to explore distinct arenas of human political behavior. Using civic involvement and political corruption as an example, it shows how an ... More


Modeling Global Environmental Issues as a Cooperative Game of Stock Externality Provisions

Zili Yang

in Strategic Bargaining and Cooperation in Greenhouse Gas Mitigations: An Integrated Assessment Modeling Approach

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262240543
eISBN:
9780262286510
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262240543.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

One of the aims of this study is to bridge the gap between integrated assessment and game theoretic modeling. Within the framework of the RICE (Regional Integrated model of Climate and the Economy) ... More


Epilogue: Further Research Directions

Zili Yang

in Strategic Bargaining and Cooperation in Greenhouse Gas Mitigations: An Integrated Assessment Modeling Approach

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262240543
eISBN:
9780262286510
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262240543.003.0007
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

The present study incorporated game-theoretic solutions into a well-known integrated assessment (IA) model. The extensive simulations of game-theoretic solutions in the RICE model have shown that the ... More


The RICE Model

Zili Yang

in Strategic Bargaining and Cooperation in Greenhouse Gas Mitigations: An Integrated Assessment Modeling Approach

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262240543
eISBN:
9780262286510
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262240543.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This chapter describes the RICE (Regional Integrated model of Climate and the Economy) model. It implements the cooperative game and its solution concepts in Chapter 2 into the RICE framework. It ... More


Cooperative Game Solutions and Other Solutions in the RICE Model

Zili Yang

in Strategic Bargaining and Cooperation in Greenhouse Gas Mitigations: An Integrated Assessment Modeling Approach

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262240543
eISBN:
9780262286510
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262240543.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This chapter presents, compares, and contrasts the results of game-theoretic and conventional solutions of the RICE (Regional Integrated model of Climate and the Economy) model from incentive and ... More


The Role of Large Players in Currency Crises

Giancarlo Corsetti, Paolo Pesenti, and Nouriel Roubini (eds)

in Preventing Currency Crises in Emerging Markets

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226184944
eISBN:
9780226185057
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226185057.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

This chapter describes the role that large players play in currency crises and market dynamics, such as hedge funds (HFs). Although multiple equilibrium models elucidate the impacts of a large trader ... More


Ratification and Reservations: The Effects of Reciprocity *

Francesco Parisi and Vincy Fon

in The Economics of Lawmaking

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195374155
eISBN:
9780199871834
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195374155.003.0015
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter examines the second important step in the process of treaty formation: treaty ratification. It develops a simple game-theoretic model of treaty ratification to understand the efficacy ... More


Conclusion

in Identity Games: Globalization and the Transformation of Media Cultures in the New Europe

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262090452
eISBN:
9780262255127
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262090452.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This book presents an argument against adopting the globalization vision of neoimperial power interests. The importance of studying globalization from the perspective of a set of political and ... More


Perfect Deterrence Theory

Frank C. Zagare

in Game Theory, Diplomatic History and Security Studies

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780198831587
eISBN:
9780191869525
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198831587.003.0008
Subject:
Mathematics, Logic / Computer Science / Mathematical Philosophy, Applied Mathematics

This chapter introduces perfect deterrence theory and contrasts it with classical deterrence theory, which is the prevailing realist theory of interstate war prevention. How and under what conditions ... More


Sexual Selection

Richard Mcelreath and Robert Boyd

in Mathematical Models of Social Evolution: A Guide for the Perplexed

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226558264
eISBN:
9780226558288
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226558288.003.0008
Subject:
Biology, Evolutionary Biology / Genetics

Sexual selection refers to selection on individuals of the non-limiting sex (usually males) caused by differential access to the limiting sex (usually females). Following Julian Huxley, most people ... More


Many Facets of Corruption

Mukul Majumdar and Seung Han Yoo

in Emerging Issues in Economic Development: A Contemporary Theoretical Perspective

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780198099062
eISBN:
9780199084982
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198099062.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Corruption is endemic in the Indian subcontinent, and has provoked public outrage. This chapter reviews two game-theoretic models that focus on petty corruption and influence peddling through ... More


Being Watched and Being Handled

Jesse Driscoll

in Doing Fieldwork in Areas of International Intervention: A Guide to Research in Violent and Closed Contexts

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781529206883
eISBN:
9781529206906
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529206883.003.0010
Subject:
Sociology, Social Research and Statistics

This chapter explores how risk assessments at universities in the Global North revolve around the Northern researcher and their associates and participants. It looks into the wider and longer-term ... More


The Paradox of the Rising Demand for Both a Better Environment and More Reliable Services

Michel J. G. van Eeten and Emery Roe

in Title Pages

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195139686
eISBN:
9780197561713
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195139686.003.0004
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Environmental Geography

The examples go on and on: loading fish in trucks and on barges to enable them to swim downstream; opening a water gate and drowning endangered birds in one area, or closing the gate and risk ... More


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