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Modeling lobbying. (Russian) Zbl 1075.91631
A short review of existing models of lobbying activity based mainly on American publications is presented in the article. A classification of the models in relation to methods used is developed . Two classes of the models are described: 1. Statistical model; 2. Game-theoretic model. It is noted that the lobbying can play a double role: a negative one - an non-effective resource location, for example, and a positive one - an ensuring by the information of politicians and businessmen. As a resume a table is presented with a list of different types of social and business activities and types of the models which can be applied for investigation of the proper activity.
91B99 Mathematical economics
91B82 Statistical methods; economic indices and measures
91A80 Applications of game theory