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Handling Resource Oscillations through Selective Misinformation


Mark Klein


Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

Richard Metzler


New England Complex Systems Institute

Yaneer Bar-Yam


New England Complex Systems Institute

06/02/08

MIT Sloan Research Paper No. 4705-08

Abstract:     
When resource consumers select among competing providers based on delayed information, inefficient oscillations in resource utilization can emerge. This paper describes an approach, based on selective stochastic resource request rejection, for dealing with this emergent dysfunction.

Number of Pages in PDF File: 9

Keywords: resource oscillations, peer-to-peer, Stochastic Request Rejection

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Date posted: June 4, 2008  

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Klein, Mark and Metzler, Richard and Bar-Yam, Yaneer, Handling Resource Oscillations through Selective Misinformation (06/02/08). MIT Sloan Research Paper No. 4705-08. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1139893

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Mark Klein (Contact Author)
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management ( email )
NE20-336
Cambridge, MA 02142
United States
617-253-6796 (Phone)
Richard Metzler
New England Complex Systems Institute ( email )
24 Mt. Auburn St.
Cambridge, MA 02138
United States
Yaneer Bar-Yam
New England Complex Systems Institute ( email )
24 Mt. Auburn St.
Cambridge, MA 02138
United States
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