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A Problem of the Emergence and Stability of Conventions
The paper presents an attempt to analyze the problem of the emergence and stability of conventions as a result of interaction and communication of a group of rational agents. It presents formalization of such interactions is presented in both cooperative and non-cooperative contexts with the game-theoretic approach. Fundamental properties and characteristics of the phenomenon of conventions are singled out, and the definition of the concept "convention", based on the results of the study, is provided .