Using Case-Based Reasoning in Autonomic Electronic Institutions

  • Eva Bou
  • Maite López-Sánchez
  • Juan Antonio Rodríguez-Aguilar
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4870)


Electronic institutions (EIs) define the rules of the game in agent societies by fixing what agents are permitted and forbidden to do and under what circumstances. Autonomic Electronic Institutions (AEIs) adapt their regulations to comply with their goals despite coping with varying populations of self-interested external agents. This paper presents a self-adaptation model based on Case-Based Reasoning (CBR) that allows an AEI to yield a dynamical answer to changing circumstances.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Eva Bou
    • 1
  • Maite López-Sánchez
    • 2
  • Juan Antonio Rodríguez-Aguilar
    • 1
  1. 1.IIIA, Artificial Intelligence Research Institute CSICSpanish National Research CouncilBellaterraSpain
  2. 2.WAI, Volume Visualization and Artificial Intelligence, MAiA Dept.Universitat de Barcelona 

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