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Emergent Economies for Role Playing Games

@article{Doran2012EmergentEF,
  title={Emergent Economies for Role Playing Games},
  author={J. Doran and I. Parberry},
  journal={Int. J. Intell. Games Simul.},
  year={2012},
  volume={7},
  pages={35-48}
}
  • J. Doran, I. Parberry
  • Published 2012
  • Economics, Computer Science
  • Int. J. Intell. Games Simul.
  • We present a novel application of economics to the problem of determining prices for goods and services within computer role playing games, particularly those with persistent worlds. [...] Key MethodOur price update algorithms provideinteresting behaviour, while preserving stability under a range of conditions.  Our experiments simulatedaily trading over 5 year intervals in order to produce evidence of short-term and long-term behavior.Our results indicate that the novel economic model we present is…Expand Abstract

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