Special Issue "Advances in Evolutionary Game Theory and Applications"
A special issue of Games (ISSN 2073-4336).
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (31 July 2013)
Prof. Dr. Theodore C. Bergstrom
Department of Economics, University of California, 2127 North Hall, Santa Barbara, CA 93106-9210, USA
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Interests: pure and applied microeconomic theory; public finance; welfare economics; resource economics; health economics; international trade; game theory; evolutionary theory; economic anthropology
Evolutionary game theory is a fertile source of insight into the foundations of game theory as well as in the fields of anthropology, biology, ecology, economics, medicine, philosophy, psychology, and sociology. This issue is intended to reflect the richness and variety of this subject by including work on a variety of subjects, motivated by the evolutionary dynamics of natural selection.
Among the general topics of research to be considered are:
- Theory of evolutionary games and population dynamics
- Evolutionary foundations of preferences and behavior in humans and other animals
- Applications of game theory to biological and cultural evolution
Theodore C. Bergstrom
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- evolutionary game theory
- population dynamics
- animal behavior
- cultural evolution
- natural selection
- evolution of preferences