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Resource Availability in the Social Cloud: An Economics Perspective

  title={Resource Availability in the Social Cloud: An Economics Perspective},
  author={Pramod C. Mane and Nagarajan Krishnamurthy and Kapil Ahuja},
This paper focuses on social cloud formation, where agents are involved in a closenessbased conditional resource sharing and build their resource sharing network themselves. The objectives of this paper are: (1) to investigate the impact of agents’ decisions of link addition and deletion on their local and global resource availability, (2) to analyze spillover effects in terms of the impact of link addition between a pair of agents on others’ utility, (3) to study the role of agents’ closeness… 

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