Algorithms, games, and evolution

the mathematical description of evolution in the presence of sexual recombination and weak selection is equivalent to a repeated game between genes played according to the multiplicative weight updates algorithm

Source: www.pnas.org

If you are behind PNAS paywall, you can read Quanta Magazine’s commentary:

http://www.simonsfoundation.org/quanta/20140618-the-game-theory-of-life/

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