Evolutionary Dynamics of Collective Action

  title={Evolutionary Dynamics of Collective Action},
  author={Jorge M. Pacheco and Francisco C. Santos and Max O. Souza and Brian Skyrms},
  booktitle={ECAL 2011},
In the natural world, performing a given task which is beneficial to an entire group often requires the cooperation of several individuals of that group who often share the workload required to perform the task. The modeling toolkit to address problems related with the dynamics of collective action and other conflict of interests is game theory, often combined with its dynamical counterpart, Evolutionary Game Theory [1]. In this context, the last decades have witnessed the discovery of key… CONTINUE READING
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