Conference Proceeding Article
In e-marketplaces, customers specify job requests in real-time and agents form coalitions to service them. This paper proposes a protocol for self-interested agents to negotiate prices in forming successful coalitions. We propose and experiment with two negotiation schemes: one allows information sharing while the other does not.
Artificial Intelligence and Robotics | Business | Operations Research, Systems Engineering and Industrial Engineering
Intelligent Systems and Decision Analytics
IEEE/WIC Int'l Conference on Intelligent Agent Technology (IAT)
City or Country
LAU, Hoong Chuin and LIM, W. S..
Multi-Agent Coalition via Autonomous Price Negotiation in a Real-Time Web Environment. (2003). IEEE/WIC Int'l Conference on Intelligent Agent Technology (IAT). 580-583. Research Collection School Of Information Systems.
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