Mathematical Game Theory and Applications

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ISBN: 978-1-118-89962-5
432 pages
September 2014


An authoritative and quantitative approach to modern game theory with applications from diverse areas including economics, political science, military science, and finance.

  • Explores areas which are not covered in current game theory texts, including a thorough examination of zero-sum game.
  • Provides introductory material to game theory, including bargaining, parlour games, sport, networking games and dynamic games.
  • Explores Bargaining models, discussing new result such as resource distributions, buyer-seller instructions and reputation in bargaining models.
  • Theoretical results are presented along with numerous examples and detailed solutions at the end of each chapter.
  • Presents a good balance of both theoretical foundations and complex applications of game theory. Continue reading