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Models of Social Dynamics

Unit 5: Coordination and Norms

Understanding one another's intentions, norms, and goals is critical for effective cooperation. In this unit we'll explore how coordinating norms emerge in a population, and the challenges faced in spreading group-beneficial norms when they are initially rare.


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