Equilibrium Allele Distribution in Trading Populations
27 Pages Posted: 21 Mar 2006
Date Written: March 2006
This paper derives the conditions under which fitness-reducing alleles can survive in a longrun stationary equilibrium for a trading population, extending the results in Saint-Paul (2002) for arbitrary systems of sexual reproduction.
Keywords: trade, genotypes, natural selection, gene-culture coevolution
JEL Classification: J1, J22
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