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Game Theory: A Simple Introduction
Series: Simple Introductions. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 16,820. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Mathematics, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Decision-making & problem solving
Game Theory: A Simple Introduction offers an accessible guide to its basic principles and applications. Understand a game matrix, prisoners’ dilemma, Nash equilibrium, and the power of asymmetric information. Explore examples looking at free riders, global governance, long-term relationships, competing corporations, advertisers and their customers, along with familiar hawk-dove and chicken game.
Choice Theory: A Simple Introduction
Series: Simple Introductions. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 16,890. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Decision-making & problem solving, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Mathematics
Choice Theory: A Simple Introduction offers an accessible guide to its central ideas and methods. Understand expected value, expected utility, and prospect theory, along with risk neutral, risk averse and risk seeking attitudes. Examine zero-sum games and minimax strategies, auction theory and the revenue equivalence theorem, and voting theory with the median voter theorem and Condorcet cycles.
Game Theory for Business: A Simple Introduction
Series: Simple Introductions. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 18,640. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Mathematics, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Decision-making & problem solving
Game Theory for Business: A Simple Introduction offers an accessible guide to its central ideas and methods. Understand business goals, adverse selection, moral hazard, a bait and switch strategy, long-run business relationships, and show business. Examine price competition, collusion, industry entry deterrence, behavioural strategies to outmanoeuvre rivals, and niche product opportunities.