Consensus on social graphs under increasing peer pressure

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Abstract

In this paper, we present a novel generalized framework for expressing peer influence dynamics over time in a set of connected individuals, or agents. The proposed framework supports the representation of individual variability through parametrization accounting for differences in susceptibility to peer influence and pairwise relationship strengths. Modeling agents' opinions and behaviors as strategies changing discretely and simultaneously, we formally describe the evolution of strategies in a social network as the composition of contraction maps. We identify points of convergence and analyze these points under various conditions.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publication16th International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems, AAMAS 2017
PublisherInternational Foundation for Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems (IFAAMAS)
Pages1731-1732
Number of pages2
Volume3
ISBN (Electronic)9781510855076
StatePublished - Jan 1 2017
Event16th International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems, AAMAS 2017 - Sao Paulo, Brazil
Duration: May 8 2017May 12 2017

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Other16th International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems, AAMAS 2017
CountryBrazil
CitySao Paulo
Period5/8/175/12/17

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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Software
  • Control and Systems Engineering

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Semonsen, J., Griffin, C., Squicciarini, A., & Rajtmajer, S. (2017). Consensus on social graphs under increasing peer pressure. In 16th International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems, AAMAS 2017 (Vol. 3, pp. 1731-1732). International Foundation for Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems (IFAAMAS).
Semonsen, Justin ; Griffin, Christopher ; Squicciarini, Anna ; Rajtmajer, Sarah. / Consensus on social graphs under increasing peer pressure. 16th International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems, AAMAS 2017. Vol. 3 International Foundation for Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems (IFAAMAS), 2017. pp. 1731-1732
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Semonsen, J, Griffin, C, Squicciarini, A & Rajtmajer, S 2017, Consensus on social graphs under increasing peer pressure. in 16th International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems, AAMAS 2017. vol. 3, International Foundation for Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems (IFAAMAS), pp. 1731-1732, 16th International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems, AAMAS 2017, Sao Paulo, Brazil, 5/8/17.

Consensus on social graphs under increasing peer pressure. / Semonsen, Justin; Griffin, Christopher; Squicciarini, Anna; Rajtmajer, Sarah.

16th International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems, AAMAS 2017. Vol. 3 International Foundation for Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems (IFAAMAS), 2017. p. 1731-1732.

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Semonsen J, Griffin C, Squicciarini A, Rajtmajer S. Consensus on social graphs under increasing peer pressure. In 16th International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems, AAMAS 2017. Vol. 3. International Foundation for Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems (IFAAMAS). 2017. p. 1731-1732