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Stochastic Approximations and Differential Inclusions; Part II: Applications

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  • Michel Benaïm

    (UNINE - Université de Neuchâtel)

  • Josef Hofbauer

    (UCL - University College of London [London])

  • Sylvain Sorin

    (CECO - Laboratoire d'économétrie de l'École polytechnique - X - École polytechnique - CNRS - Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique)

Abstract

We apply the theoretical results on ``stochastic approximations and differential inclusions'' developed in Benaïm Hofbauer and Sorin (2003) to several adaptive processes used in game theory including: classical and generalized approachability, no-regrets procedures (Hart and Mas-Colell), smooth fictitious play (Fudenberg and Levine)

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  • Michel Benaïm & Josef Hofbauer & Sylvain Sorin, 2005. "Stochastic Approximations and Differential Inclusions; Part II: Applications," Working Papers hal-00242974, HAL.
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