Game Theory and Economic Modelling / Edition 1

Game Theory and Economic Modelling / Edition 1

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by David M. Kreps
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0198283814

ISBN-13: 9780198283812

Pub. Date: 12/06/1990

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

This book examines why game theory has become such a popular tool of analysis. It investigates the deficiencies in this methodology and goes on to consider whether its popularity will fade or remain an important tool for economists. The book provides the reader with some basic concepts from noncooperative theory, and then goes on to explore the strengths,

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This book examines why game theory has become such a popular tool of analysis. It investigates the deficiencies in this methodology and goes on to consider whether its popularity will fade or remain an important tool for economists. The book provides the reader with some basic concepts from noncooperative theory, and then goes on to explore the strengths, weaknesses, and future of the theory as a tool of economic modelling and analysis. All those interested in the applications of game theory to economics, from undergraduates to academics will find this study of particular value.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198283812
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
12/06/1990
Series:
Clarendon Lectures in Economics Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 5.44(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

1. Introduction
2. The standard
3. Basic notions of noncooperative game theory
4. The successes of game theory
5. The problems of game theory
6. Bounded rationality and retrospection
Bibliography
Index

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Game Theory and Economic Modelling 3.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
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I just wish that Mr. Kreps would have been kind enough to provide an appendix containing the solutions to the end-of-chapter problems. How bout it Mr. Kreps? Can you provide the solutions to us PAYING customers? In fact, why don't you email me the solutions to: billybob.kwiatek@utoronto.ca Thanks!