Timothy Waring

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Timothy Waring

Institution

Associate Professor of Social-Ecological Systems Modelling

Personal homepage

http://timwaring.info/

Professional homepage

https://umaine.edu/soe/waring/

ORCID?

https://orcid.org/0000-0001-7364-1130

GitHub?

No associated github account.

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Research Interests

I study human culture and cooperation in relationship to the environment. In particular, I study how social norms, institutions and societies evolve, and how they are influenced by ecological and social forces. I strive to use this research to learn how to better build durable, sustainable and just institutions and societies. I use experimental economics and agent-based modeling to explore these connections, and work with lot of wonderful people.

Cultural Group Selection of Sustainable Institutions

Timothy Waring Sandra H Goff Paul Smaldino | Published Wed Jun 10 17:38:06 2015 | Last modified Tue Aug 4 14:14:05 2015

We develop a spatial, evolutionary model of the endogenous formation and dissolution of groups using a renewable common pool resource. We use this foundation to measure the evolutionary pressures at different organizational levels.

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