Equilibrium selection in supermodular games with mean payoff technologies
AbstractWe examine an evolutionary model of equilibrium selection, where all individuals interact with each other, recurrently playing a strictly supermodular game. Individuals play (myopic) best responses to the current population profile, occa- sionally they pick an arbitrary strategy at random. To address the robustness of equilibrium selection in this simultaneous play scenario, we investigate whether different best-response approximations can lead to different long run equilibria.
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Date of creation: 10 Nov 2004
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equilibrium selection; supermodular games; simultaneous play; best-response approximation;
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- Burkhard Hehenkamp & Oddvar Kaarbøe, 2004. "Equilibrium Selection in Supermodular Games with Mean Payoff Technologies," Discussion Papers in Economics 04_05, University of Dortmund, Department of Economics.
- C72 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Game Theory and Bargaining Theory - - - Noncooperative Games
- C73 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Game Theory and Bargaining Theory - - - Stochastic and Dynamic Games; Evolutionary Games
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