Money Talk: Hierarchical Consultation Dialogue

  • Eric Werner
Conference paper
Part of the Informatik-Fachberichte book series (INFORMATIK, volume 181)


In this paper we sketch a model of the stages involved in a consultation dialogue for a single goal. The model is applied to investment consultation. It is indicated how the model might be extended to deal with the more complex case of portfolio consultation. Together, the models provide instances of general conversational stragegies that guide and structure dialogues.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Eric Werner
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    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Computer Science, Project, WISBERUniversity of HamburgHamburg 36West Germany
  2. 2.Department of Computer ScienceBowdoin CollegeBrunswickUSA

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