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Experiments in longevity vs resource distribution

Experiments in longevity vs resource distribution

Idea

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Model

QuantityVariable
Timesteptt
Current populationP tP_t
Knowledgeκ\kappa
Resourcesρ\rho
QuantityParameterConstraints
Initial populationP 0P_0P 0>1P_0\gt 1
No timestepsTTT>1T\gt 1
Variability of interactionsΔ\Delta0<Δ<10\lt \Delta\lt 1
Learning probabilityp λp_{\lambda}0<p λ<10\lt p_{\lambda}\lt 1
Learning incrementλ\lambda0<λ<10\lt \lambda\lt 1
Population growthγ\gamma0<γ<10\lt \gamma\lt 1
Fortune split rateϕ\phi0<ϕ<10\lt \phi\lt 1

Changing share of resources

For each index ii in 11 to P tP_t:

Generation of offspring

At each time tt, after the changing of resources and gaining of experience calculation, randomly select γP t\lfloor\gamma P_t\rfloor individuals as “parents”. From each parent

Experimental observations

Summary