Forming coalitions and facilitating relationships for completing tasks in social networks

@inproceedings{Sless2014FormingCA,
  title={Forming coalitions and facilitating relationships for completing tasks in social networks},
  author={Liat Sless and Noam Hazon and Sarit Kraus and Michael Wooldridge},
  booktitle={AAMAS},
  year={2014}
}
We consider the problem of computing effective coalition structures in situations where the coalitions that can be formed and the value of these coalitions is determined by a social network, indicating the strength of relationships between agents. We assume that a central organizer desires to build coalition structures to carry out a given set of tasks, and… CONTINUE READING