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Inter-pattern speculation: Beyond minority, majority and $-games

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A new model of financial market is proposed, based on the sequential and inter-temporal nature of trader-trader interaction. In this pattern- based speculation model, the traders open and close their positions explicitely. Information ecology can be precisely characterised, and is strikingly similar to that of the Minority Game. Naive and sophisticated agents are shown to give rise to very different phenomenology.
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  • Challet, Damien, 2008. "Inter-pattern speculation: Beyond minority, majority and $-games," Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Elsevier, vol. 32(1), pages 85-100, January.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:dyncon:v:32:y:2008:i:1:p:85-100
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    1. Luca Grilli & Angelo Sfrecola, 2005. "Neural Networks to Predict Financial Time Series in a Minority Game Context," Quaderni DSEMS 14-2005, Dipartimento di Scienze Economiche, Matematiche e Statistiche, Universita' di Foggia.
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    7. Ted Theodosopoulos & Ming Yuen, 2006. "Imbalance attractors for a strategic model of market microstructure," Papers math/0605421, arXiv.org.
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    9. B. A. Mello & V. M.C.S. Souza & D. O. Cajueiro & R. F.S. Andrade, 2010. "Network evolution based on minority game with herding behavior," The European Physical Journal B: Condensed Matter and Complex Systems, Springer;EDP Sciences, vol. 76(1), pages 147-156, July.
    10. Li-Xin Zhong & Wen-Juan Xu & Fei Ren & Yong-Dong Shi, 2012. "Coupled effects of market impact and asymmetric sensitivity in financial markets," Papers 1209.3399, arXiv.org, revised Jan 2013.

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