File(s) under permanent embargo
Decision aggregation in an agent-based financial investment planning system
journal contributionposted on 2006-01-01, 00:00 authored by Zili ZhangZili Zhang
Agent technology provides a new way to model many complex problems like financial investment planning. With this observation in mind, a financial investment planning system was developed from agent perspectives with 12 different agents integrated. Some of the agents have similar problem solving and decision making capabilities. The results from these agents require to be combined. Ordered Weighted Averaging (OWA) operator was chosen to aggregate different results. Details on how OWA was applied as well as appropriate evaluation are presented.