Search for dissertations about: "Vilhelm Verendel"

Found 3 swedish dissertations containing the words Vilhelm Verendel.

  1. 1. Evolution and the Backward Induction Problem in the Repeated Prisoners’ Dilemma

    Author : Vilhelm Verendel; Chalmers University of Technology; []
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURAL SCIENCES; Evolution; Out of equilibrium; Learning; Game theory; Backward induction; Repeated Prisoners’ Dilemma;

    Abstract : The finitely Repeated Prisoners’ Dilemma (RPD) is a model of a social dilemma where cooperation is particularly hard to come by. The standard way to solve the game is usingbackward induction, which by a particular logic gradually eliminates all cooperation from the end of a repeated game. READ MORE

  2. 2. Models of Cooperation, Learning and Catastrophic Risk

    Author : Vilhelm Verendel; Chalmers University of Technology; []
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURVETENSKAP; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURAL SCIENCES; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Backward Induction; Bayesian analysis; Finitely Repeated Prisoners Dilemma; Cooperation; Fermi Paradox; Learning; Climate negotiations; Catastrophic risk;

    Abstract : Our world presents us with dangers and opportunities. Some of these dangers and opportunities are easier to handle if two or more individuals learn to cooperate. This thesis contributes five papers about cooperation, learning and catastrophic risk. READ MORE

  3. 3. Some Problems in Quantified Security

    Author : Vilhelm Verendel; Chalmers University of Technology; []
    Keywords : computer security; quantified risk; quantified security; risk behavior; operational risk; security metrics; information security; survey; quantitative models; decision-making; risk perception;

    Abstract : This thesis contains work related to quantitative representation and analysis of computer and information security. The ability to accurately describe security using quantitative methods could offer better control and evaluation of security in operational settings. READ MORE