Local Wealth Redistribution Promotes Cooperation in Multiagent Systems

@inproceedings{Pinheiro2018LocalWR,
  title={Local Wealth Redistribution Promotes Cooperation in Multiagent Systems},
  author={Fl{\'a}vio L. Pinheiro and Fernando P. Santos},
  booktitle={AAMAS},
  year={2018}
}
Designing mechanisms that leverage cooperation between agents has been a long-lasting goal in Multiagent Systems. The task is especially challenging when agents are selfish, lack common goals and face social dilemmas, i.e., situations in which individual interest conflicts with social welfare. Past works explored mechanisms that explain cooperation in biological and social systems, providing important clues for the aim of designing cooperative artificial societies. In particular, several works… CONTINUE READING