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Better-reply dynamics and global convergence to Nash equilibrium in aggregative games

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  • Mezzetti, Claudio

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  • Dindos, Martin & Mezzetti, Claudio, 2006. "Better-reply dynamics and global convergence to Nash equilibrium in aggregative games," Games and Economic Behavior, Elsevier, vol. 54(2), pages 261-292, February.
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