Situngkir, Hokky (2010): Landscape in the Economy of Conspicuous Consumptions. Published in: BFI Working Paper Series , Vol. WPE2, (7. May 2010)

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Abstract
Psychological states side by side with the bounded rational expectations among social agents contributes to the pattern of consumptions in economic system. One of the psychological states are the envy – a tendency to emulate any gaps with other agents’ properties. The evolutionary game theoretic works on conspicuous consumption are explored by growing the microview of economic agency in latticebased populations, the landscape of consumptions. The emerged macroview of multiple equilibria is shown in computational simulative demonstrations altogether with the spatial clustered agents based upon the emerged agents’ economic profiles.
Item Type:  MPRA Paper 

Original Title:  Landscape in the Economy of Conspicuous Consumptions 
Language:  English 
Keywords:  conspicuous consumption; behavioral economics; agentbased simulations 
Subjects:  D  Microeconomics > D1  Household Behavior and Family Economics > D11  Consumer Economics: Theory C  Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C6  Mathematical Methods; Programming Models; Mathematical and Simulation Modeling > C63  Computational Techniques; Simulation Modeling D  Microeconomics > D8  Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainty > D82  Asymmetric and Private Information; Mechanism Design C  Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C7  Game Theory and Bargaining Theory > C78  Bargaining Theory; Matching Theory B  History of Economic Thought, Methodology, and Heterodox Approaches > B4  Economic Methodology > B40  General C  Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C0  General > C02  Mathematical Methods C  Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C6  Mathematical Methods; Programming Models; Mathematical and Simulation Modeling > C62  Existence and Stability Conditions of Equilibrium E  Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics > E2  Macroeconomics: Consumption, Saving, Production, Employment, and Investment > E20  General A  General Economics and Teaching > A1  General Economics > A14  Sociology of Economics 
Item ID:  22948 
Depositing User:  Hokky Situngkir 
Date Deposited:  30. May 2010 06:37 
Last Modified:  26. Feb 2013 18:09 
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