2 comments on “Schelling Segregation (Part 2)

  1. There is another factor that is unaccounted for. What is the definition of tolerance? If you equate tolerance with indifference, for example, the whole picture changes.

  2. Tolerance (or perhaps more accurarely intolerance) has a technical meaning here: the number is simply the proportion of one’s own neighbourhood one requires to be of one’s own race in order to be happy.

    So if people are completely indifferent to the race of their neighbours, we would set this to 0.

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