The Art of Strategy: A Game Theorist's Guide to Success in Business and Life

The Art of Strategy: A Game Theorist's Guide to Success in Business and Life

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by Avinash K. Dixit, Barry J. Nalebuff
     
 

The authors who brought you the bestseller in game theory, Thinking Strategically, now provide the long-awaited sequel.See more details below

Overview

The authors who brought you the bestseller in game theory, Thinking Strategically, now provide the long-awaited sequel.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780393062434
Publisher:
Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
09/08/2008
Pages:
512
Product dimensions:
6.40(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.60(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction How Should People Behave in Society?

Part I

1 Ten Tales of Strategy 3

2 Games Solvable by Backward Reasoning 32

3 Prisoners' Dilemmas and How to Resolve Them 64

4 A Beautiful Equilibrium 102

Epilogue to Part I 137

Part II

5 Choice and Chance 141

6 Strategic Moves 173

7 Making Strategies Credible 201

Epilogue to Part II: A Nobel History 229

Part III

8 Interpreting and Manipulating Information 235

9 Cooperation and Coordination 270

10 Auctions, Bidding, and Contests 301

11 Bargaining 335

12 Voting 359

13 Incentives 386

14 Case Studies 409

Further Reading 443

Workouts 447

Notes 457

Index 473

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