4.3 Simon’s satisficing forager model on a lattice

This is a loose implementation of the model of resource search discussed in

Simon HA 1956 Rational choice and the structure of the environment. Psychological Review, 63, 129-138.

The model demonstrates the importance of relative direct movement for search efficiency, and the importance of vision, in an environment where resources are relatively rare.

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