Digital and Computational Demography

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Modelling Processes of Status Differentiation

André Grow; in Collaboration with Andreas Flache (Rijksuniversiteit Groningen, Netherlands)

In this project, we use simulation techniques to study social dynamics that can lead to status differentiation. Of particular interest are status differences between social groups, such as between men and women and between whites and non-whites.  Detailed Description

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Cimentada, J.:
Journal of Open Source Software 4:44, 1–3. (2019)
Grow, A.; Flache, A.:
In: The Oxford handbook of gossip and reputation, 231–249. New York: Oxford University Press. (2019)
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