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Using the Agent Library

FM has got a built-in agent library which contains agents with simple, parametrizable auction strategies. In order to add agents from the agent library to a tournament scenario, select the Build option in the Buyers area lying down on the Tournament Parameter Setting  panel. This will display the GUI in Figure gif that will allow you to select the type of agent to be included and its parameters (if needed). Notice that it is not compulsory to set the agent's parameters since all agents are designed to use default parameters.

In the following subsections we list the currently available types of agents along with their bidding strategies:

Juan Antonio Rodriguez
Fri Oct 16 15:39:57 MET DST 1998