Literature Review on Multi-attribute Negotiations

Guoming Lai, Cuihong Li, Katia Sycara and Joseph Andrew Giampapa
Tech. Report, CMU-RI-TR-04-66, Robotics Institute, Carnegie Mellon University, December, 2004

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Abstract

Automated Multi-attribute Negotiation is an important and valuable mechanism in the Navy detailing system, in order to realize efficient, distributed and ?Win-Win? matching. This report provides an extensive literature review of the existing research in Multi-attribute Negotiations in the fields of Economics and Artificial Intelligence, discussing the motivation for multi-attribute negotiations, as well as some difficulties in implementation. Related to Multi-attribute Negotiations, approaches to preference elicitation and multi-criteria-decision-making are also reviewed. Based on the existing literature, we conclude that multi-attribute negotiation is an important as well as challenging research problem.


@techreport{Lai-2004-9084,
author = {Guoming Lai and Cuihong Li and Katia Sycara and Joseph Andrew Giampapa},
title = {Literature Review on Multi-attribute Negotiations},
year = {2004},
month = {December},
institution = {Carnegie Mellon University},
address = {Pittsburgh, PA},
number = {CMU-RI-TR-04-66},
keywords = {automated multi-attribute negotiations, multi-agent systems, MAS, negotiation, detailing, preference elicitation, multi-criteria-decision-making},
} 2017-09-13T10:43:42-04:00