# Evolutionary Game Theory and Adaptive Dynamics of Continuous Traits

@article{McGill2007EvolutionaryGT, title={Evolutionary Game Theory and Adaptive Dynamics of Continuous Traits}, author={Brian J. McGill and Joel s. Brown}, journal={Annual Review of Ecology, Evolution, and Systematics}, year={2007}, volume={38}, pages={403-435} }

Continuous-trait game theory fills the niche of enabling analytically solvable models of the evolution of biologically realistically complex traits. Game theory provides a mathematical language for understanding evolution by natural selection. Continuous-trait game theory starts with the notion of an evolutionarily stable strategy (ESS) and adds the concept of convergence stability (that the ESS is an evolutionary attractor). With these basic tools in hand, continuous-trait game theory can be…

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