Re: Prisoner's Delemma

Anders Sandberg (
Tue, 8 Jul 1997 12:31:41 +0200 (MET DST)

On Wed, 2 Jul 1997, Hara Ra wrote:

> Anton Sherwood wrote:
> > I'd like to see Axelrod's tournament reenacted with noise and with
> > fuzzy values.
> >
> As a fan of Genetic Programming (using the Genetic Algorithm to write
> software) I had a flash some time ago of applying the GP to the
> Prisoner's Dilemma. It would be interesting to see what comes up if
> several hundred GP populations were played off against one another.....

I think this has already been done. I know there have been some
simulations done using evolution (although not GP, as far as I know)
and noise. I suggest that you explore the papers from the various
alife groups, they might contain some tidbits.

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