Genius is actively used in academic research. If you want to refer to Genius in your publications, please use the following paper:
Genius: An Integrated Environment for Supporting the Design of Generic Automated Negotiators (BibTeX) (link).
For other examples of uses of Genius in research, see:
Genius is a free negotiation environment to develop and evaluate negotiating agents.
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