Optimisation of strategy placements for public good in complex networks

  title={Optimisation of strategy placements for public good in complex networks},
  author={Dharshana Kasthurirathna and Harrison Nguyen and Piraveenan Mahendra and Mohammed Shahadat Uddin and Upul Senanayake},
Game theory has long been used to model cognitive decision making in societies. While traditional game theoretic modelling has focused on well-mixed populations, recent research has suggested that the topological structure of social networks play an important part in the dynamic behaviour of social systems. Any agent or person playing a game employs a strategy (pure or mixed) to optimise pay-off. Previous studies have analysed how selfish agents can optimise their payoffs by choosing particular… CONTINUE READING