Manipulating Decision Making of Typical Agents

  title={Manipulating Decision Making of Typical Agents},
  author={Vyacheslav I. Yukalov and Didier Sornette},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics: Systems},
  • V. YukalovD. Sornette
  • Published 2 September 2014
  • Economics
  • IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics: Systems
We investigate how the choice of decision makers can be varied under the presence of risk and uncertainty. Our analysis is based on the approach we have previously applied to individual decision makers, which we now generalize to the case of decision makers that are members of a society. The approach employs the mathematical techniques that are common in quantum theory, justifying our naming as quantum decision theory. However, we do not assume that decision makers are quantum objects. The… 

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