Economics and Artificial Intelligence: Proceedings of the by Jean-Louis Roos

By Jean-Louis Roos

Economics and synthetic Intelligence records the court cases of the IFAC/IFORS/IFIP/IASC/AFCET convention held in Aix-en-Provence, France on September 2-4, 1986.

This e-book discusses the layout of clever discussion in D.S.S. qualitative modeling of monetary reports; simple propositions for clever structures layout equipment; and specialist structures for confirmatory information research. the unreal intelligence for transaction fee economizing; knowledge-based assessment of strategic investments; and reasoning method for the suggestions of technological move also are elaborated. this article likewise covers the A.I. affects at the means of the department of work; utilizing computerized concepts to generate professional platforms for R&D venture tracking; and clever help to selection making process.

This compilation is an efficient reference for college students and researchers accomplishing paintings at the nature of economics and synthetic intelligence.

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L (9) thus constitutes the upper t+ = K X 2 : Χ ^ Χ3 ) = H ( X 1I X 3) + H ( X 2 f X 3 ) I(A}'t H(AÏ/St-1). T h e m u t u a l information o f t w o sources is d e f i n e d KXj. ' on D 1 (this bound is indeed the smallest since it can be attained for an appropriate environment when the second term equals zero). For each free agent, then, weak complexity (or, what is the same thing, strong triviality) implies a weak influence on the environment (or: strong alienation). D. A Remark on the Concept of Influence Consider the following example.

5/piece. Society steps in and starts protecting work­ ers ' wages. 5 is the mini­ mum wage. We could produce 20 products/hour by employing 20 workers for &50· But to co­ ordinate 20 workers we need k first-level managers and 2 second-level managers (we omit the CEO) for $150 total. Total costs are $200 and product costs $10/piece. If we wish to produce more through further division of labor - we have to decrease both wages and salaries correspondingly. If the wages of workers and salaries of managers are not to decline corresponding­ ly, then the increase in productivity will be achieved at higher and higher costs.

A Remark on the Concept of Influence Consider the following example. At any time t let the free agent A. be in any of the states (a, b, c) and the environment D be in one of the states 40 H. -P. Dupuy and M. Koppel (x, y ) . Other free agents in the state descrip­ tion are immaterial. -) Also: >(A\ 11 ' = alS ) = P(Af +i "trivialization" inherent in all life in society appears as a facilitating condition. It seems finally that a certain dose of opacity, of misapprehension and of reification is a neces­ sary condition for the emergence of any social equilibrium.

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