Economic Simulation. Fred Foldvary http://www.foldvary.net/works/simulation.ppt. Players and payoffs. The Players: The king, citizens, employees, merchants, bankers, government officials, brokers, landlords. The payoff: real goods, learning, fun, assignment credits. The king's laws.
1) Do not steal from the king.
2) Obey the penalties set by the citizens’ government.
3) Only money generated within the simulation is allowed.
4) Violators are banished from the simulation and get no credits.
4 per merchant, 1 per self-employed
8 per merchant, 2 per self-employed.
A council member or the whole council
may be recalled by a petition to the king of
20 percent of the citizens, after which there
is a new election.
The king may rule on any dispute.