Towards a Behavioural Agent-based Assistant for e-Negotiations

  title={Towards a Behavioural Agent-based Assistant for e-Negotiations},
  author={Simone A. Ludwig and Gregory E. Kersten and Xian Huang},
Software agents typically negotiate on behalf of their owners. For this to be effective the agent must be able to adequately represent the owners’ preferences. However, the process by which this knowledge is acquired is normally not taken into consideration. The idea of the proposed method is that a user uses an e-negotiation system and fills in the Thomas-Kilmann questionnaire which is designed to measure the conflict mode. The assisting software agent then uses an implemented model to… CONTINUE READING