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; [2013]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL 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; [2016]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL 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; [2010]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; risk behavior; quantified security; risk perception; security metrics; computer security; survey; decision-making; operational risk; quantified risk; quantitative models; information security;

    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