A stabilization theorem for dynamics of continuous opinions
A stabilization theorem for processes of opinion dynamics is presented. The theorem is applicable to a wide class of models of continuous opinion dynamics based on averaging (like the models of Hegselmann–Krause and Weisbuch–Deffuant). The analysis detects self-confidence as a driving force of stabilization.
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Volume (Year): 355 (2005)
Issue (Month): 1 ()
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