A Guide to Game Theory

A Guide to Game Theory

By: Fiona Carmichael (author)Paperback

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A Guide to Game Theory explains the important concepts and techniques without using mathematical language or methods. Using a wide range of examples and applications this book covers decision problems confronted by firms, employers, unions, footballers, partygoers, politicians, governments, non-governmental organisations and communities. Written for undergraduate students with little or no prior knowledge of game theory. This book supports any game theory module on an economics degree or indeed any course that addresses strategic problem solving.

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PREFACE 1. Game theory toolbox 2. Moving together 3. Prisoners' dilemma 4. Taking turns 5. Hidden moves and risky choices 6. Mixing and evolving 7. Mystery players 8. Playing again and again... 9. Bargaining and negotiation BIBLIOGRAPHY INDEX

Product Details

  • publication date: 28/10/2004
  • ISBN13: 9780273684961
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 304
  • ID: 9780273684961
  • weight: 560
  • ISBN10: 0273684965

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