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Matus Medo (15 April 2015)

Our website had become a target of a malicious attack due to which we had to close it down temporarily. We have now improved the security standards and hope that no further attacks will occur in the foreseeable future. We apologize to all of you for the downtime! ...
A New Kind of Economy is Born

Dirk Helbing (18 September 2013)

The Internet and Social Media change our way of decision-making. We are no longer the independent decision makers we used to be. Instead, we have become networked minds, social decision-makers, more than ever before. This has several fundamental implications. First of all, our economic theories must change, and second, our economic institutions must be adapted to support the social decision-maker, the "homo socialis", rather be tailored to the perfect egoist, known as "homo economicus". ...


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POSTDOCTORAL ASSOCIATE, MIT Institute for Data, Systems, and Society (IDSS) [URL]

posted by giotrix's picturegiotrix, 20 April 2016

POSTDOCTORAL ASSOCIATE at the MIT Institute for Data, Systems, and Society (IDSS), to conduct research in the group led by Professor of the Practice, Christopher L. Magee.  Possible areas of investigation will be those compatible with the research needs of ongoing projects within the group....
Two Fully Funded PhD Positions in Analytical Sociology (Linköping University) [URL]

posted by matus's picturematus, 16 March 2016

The Institute for Analytical Sociology (IAS) seeks to fill two fully funded PhD positions (for four years full-time) at Linköping University, Sweden. IAS offers a unique doctoral training program in Analytical Sociology. You will be part of a small and highly selected cohort of graduate students who will receive theoretical and methodological training by working in close collaboration with some of the worlds’ leading scholars in Analytical Sociology....
Doctoral Student Fellowship - University of Lausanne, Switzerland

posted by matus's picturematus, 07 March 2016

Applicants should be interested in the mathematical or computational modeling of human decision or memory processes, and/or in the cognitive mechanisms underlying bounded and ecological rationality, and/or in ecological approaches to cognition in general. We are also interested in receiving applications from candidates with a background in history or biology, who seek to apply experimental and simulation methods to understand past and modern-day collective behavior in humans (e.g., mass phenomena in World War II or in the Roman military)....
Three PhD positions in sociology at Linnaeus University, Sweden [URL]

posted by matus's picturematus, 04 March 2016

The Department of Social Studies is looking for three PhD students in sociology. The department is part of the Faculty of Social Sciences, with about 30 employees and circa 500 students per annum. Research at the department covers a wide spectrum of topics and methods including, but not limited to, organizational and institutional analysis, environmental sociology, and computational social sciences.  ...
Postdoctoral positions in complex networks and systems at Indiana University [URL]

posted by matus's picturematus, 03 March 2016

The Center for Complex Networks and Systems Research has two open postdoctoral positions on the characterization and modelling of complex systems. The appointments start in Fall 2016 for one year and are renewable for another year, subject to funding and performance. The salary is competitive and benefits are generous.   ...


Leaders should not be conformists in evolutionary social dilemmas

Attila Szolnoki, Matjaz Perc

posted by matus's picturematus, 26 April 2016

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Entangling credit and funding shocks in interbank markets

Giulio Cimini, Matteo Serri

posted by matus's picturematus, 26 April 2016

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Indirect reciprocity can overcome free-rider problems on costly moral assessment

Tatsuya Sasaki, Isamu Okada, Yutaka Nakai

posted by matus's picturematus, 26 April 2016

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The noisy voter model on complex networks

Adrián Carro, Raúl Toral, Maxi San Miguel

posted by Adrián's pictureAdrián, 23 April 2016

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An alternative measure of economic inequality in the light of optics

Amlan Majumder

posted by amlan's pictureamlan, 17 April 2016

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Statistically similar portfolios and systemic risk

Stanislao Gualdi, Giulio Cimini, Kevin Primicerio, Riccardo Di Clemente, Damien Challet

posted by matus's picturematus, 12 April 2016

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Describing Realistic Wealth Distributions with the Extended Yard-Sale Model of Asset Exchange

Bruce M. Boghosian, Adrian Devitt-Lee, Jie Li, Jeremy A. Marcq, Hongyan Wang

posted by matus's picturematus, 12 April 2016

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A Universal Model for War and Peace

Weisi Guo, Xueke Lu, Samuel Johnson

posted by matus's picturematus, 12 April 2016

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