Complex Systems

Walsh Functions, Schema Variance, and Deception Download PDF

Scott E. Page
Department of Managerial Economics and Decision Sciences,
J. L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management,
Evanston, IL 60208, USA

David W. Richardson
Department of Economics, Northwestern University,
Evanston, IL 60208, USA


In this paper we show how the Walsh functions can be used to compute schema variance and relate schema variance to deception. We also calculate operator-adjusted fitness for Walsh functions.