Resource title

Traits, Imitation, and Evolutionary Dynamics

Resource image

image for OpenScout resource :: Traits, Imitation, and Evolutionary Dynamics

Resource description

In this article, a modelling framework for the information transmission between agents in an evolutionary game setting is proposed. Agents observe traits which reflect past and present behaviour and success of other agents. If agents imitate more successful agents based on these traits, the resulting dynamics are a multivariate stochastic process. An example for such a process is simulated. The results resemble the replicator dynamics to a remarkable degree. If traits moderately depend on the past, this accelerates convergence of the dynamics towards a stable state. If the dependence is strong, the stable state is not reached.

Resource author

Wendelin Schnedler

Resource publisher

Resource publish date

Resource language

eng

Resource content type

text/html

Resource resource URL

http://hdl.handle.net/10419/20091

Resource license

Adapt according to the presented license agreement and reference the original author.