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When a Fad Ends: An Agent-Based Model of Imitative Behavior

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  • Margo Bergman

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  • Margo Bergman, 2003. "When a Fad Ends: An Agent-Based Model of Imitative Behavior," Computing in Economics and Finance 2003 271, Society for Computational Economics.
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    1. Why Do Children Love Those Fad Toys So?
      by ? in Health on 2017-05-10 21:25:00
    2. Why Do Children Love Those Fad Toys So?
      by ? in Shots - Health News on 2017-05-10 21:25:00

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    Keywords

    agent-based modeling; fads; purchasing patterns;

    JEL classification:

    • D1 - Microeconomics - - Household Behavior
    • C6 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Mathematical Methods; Programming Models; Mathematical and Simulation Modeling

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