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Toward the Development of an Intelligent Agent for the Supply Chain Management Game of the 2003 Trading Agent Competition

  title={Toward the Development of an Intelligent Agent for the Supply Chain Management Game of the 2003 Trading Agent Competition},
  author={Colin McMillen},
This thesis considers the problems posed by the supply chain management game that is a new addition to the 2003 Trading Agent Competition (TAC). An instance of this game involves six software agents attempting to maximize profits by manufacturing computers in a simulated market economy. The design of such an agent is an interesting problem because a good solution is thought to require a synthesis of several fields, including industrial operations research, economics, game theory, artificial… 

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