DARPA posts RFI for strategic mechanism design
On October 27, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency posted a request for information on Foundations for Strategic Mechanism Design (Solicitation Number: DARPA-SN-18-06). Responses are due by 1:00 p.m. Eastern on November 21.
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) Defense Sciences Office (DSO) is requesting information on mathematical and algorithmic foundations for the practical design and assessment of strategic mechanisms. Of ultimate interest are capabilities to strategically assess and manage the actions of state and non-state actors utilizing a mixture of economic, diplomatic, social, and military options. Development of strategic mechanisms will require the integration of recent advances in game theory, behavioral economics, computer science, and artificial intelligence.
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