Anti-conformism in the Threshold Model of Collective Behavior

  title={Anti-conformism in the Threshold Model of Collective Behavior},
  author={Michel Grabisch and Fen Li},
  journal={Dynamic Games and Applications},
  • M. Grabisch, Fen Li
  • Published 1 June 2020
  • Mathematics, Computer Science
  • Dynamic Games and Applications
We provide a detailed study of the threshold model, where both conformist and anti-conformist agents coexist. Our study bears essentially on the convergence of the opinion dynamics in the society of agents, i.e., finding absorbing classes, cycles, etc. Also, we are interested in the existence of cascade effects, as this may constitute an undesirable phenomenon in collective behavior. We divide our study into two parts. In the first one, we basically study the threshold model supposing a fixed… 
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