Journal of Applied Mathematics

Journal of Applied Mathematics / 2007 / Article

Research Article | Open Access

Volume 2007 |Article ID 97540 | 15 pages |

Visitor and Firm Taxes Versus Environmental Options in a Dynamical Context

Academic Editor: Ibrahim Sadek
Received17 Feb 2007
Revised10 May 2007
Accepted08 Jun 2007
Published14 Aug 2007


The main objective of the paper is to analyze the effects on economic agents' behavior deriving from the introduction of financial activities aimed to environmental protection. The environmental protection mechanism we study should permit exchange of financial activities among citizens, firms, and Public Administration. Such a particular “financial market” is regulated by the Public Administration, but mainly fuelled by the interest of two classes of involved agents: firms and dwelling citizens. We assume that the adoption process of financial decisions is described by a two-population evolutionary game and we study the basic features of the resulting dynamics.


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