Adversarial scheduling analysis of Game-Theoretic Models of Norm Diffusion
AbstractIn (Istrate et al. SODA 2001) we advocated the investigation of robustness of results in the theory of learning in games under adversarial scheduling models. We provide evidence that such an analysis is feasible and can lead to nontrivial results by investigating, in an adversarial scheduling setting, Peyton Young's model of diffusion of norms . In particular, our main result incorporates contagion into Peyton Young's model.
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evolutionary games; stochastic stability; adversarial scheduling;
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