Minority game and Kolkata Paise Restaurant problem

Bikas K. Chakrabarti*, Arnab Chatterjee, Asim Ghosh, Sudip Mukherjee, Boaz Tamir

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The minority game (MG) is a simple two choice game (see also Appendix D) played between N players, where the players are required to make a choice between two options at each step. The players ending up in the minority, i.e. choice with fewer people, receive a fixed positive pay off.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationEconophysics of the Kolkata Restaurant Problem and Related Games
Number of pages12
ISBN (Electronic)978-3-319-61352-9
ISBN (Print)978-3-319-61351-2
Publication statusPublished - 2017
MoE publication typeA3 Part of a book or another research book

Publication series

NameNew Economic Windows
ISSN (Print)2039-411X
ISSN (Electronic)2039-4128


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