Graduate Workshop in Computational Economics

Homework Problem (2002)

Solutions to the standing ovation problem (1995-97). Solutions to the is that seat taken problem (1998). Solutions to the you ought to be in pictures problem (1999). Solutions to the cocktail party problem (2000). Solutions to the deja vu problem (2001).

Network News

Consider the following situation:

A group of, say, 20 reporters is attempting to uncover the details of an unfolding scandal. How does the news of this event get reported over time?

  • Model, using whatever techniques you wish, the formation of the groups.

  • Suggest some standard social science scenarios that could be usefully modeled using such a process.

    Potential Solutions (to submit your solution, email them to at the Graduate Workshop were given a very limited time to complete their homework):

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