Games of Strategy has ratings and 12 reviews. afloatingpoint said: 8/28/ So far, the book has got my interest. I like the Avinash K. Dixit,. Susan Skeath. Avinash K. Dixit (Author, Princeton University), Susan Skeath (Author, Games of Strategy, Fourth Edition, allows students to explore a variety of topics from the. This document and trademark(s) contained herein are protected by law as indicated in a notice appearing later in this work. This electronic representation of .
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I have a mathematical background but was ho Interesting, though didn’t always hold my attention.
Jamey rated it liked it Aug 20, While the later chapters did feel like a bridge too far, the earlier chapters were very interesting and gave a good grounding in game theory.
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Not that the subject lacks wider importance. Aug 28, afloatingpoint rated it really liked it Shelves: Thomas Song rated it liked it Nov 28, Account Options Sign in. All introductory textbooks begin by attempting to convince the student readers that the subject is of vames importance in the world, and therefore merits their attention.
Allison rated it really liked it Jan 07, Reiley No preview available – I cannot imagine how the book could be improved upon. Victor Plamenov rated it it was amazing Aug 21, Sleath particularly enjoy the wide variety of topics covered, from auction design to bargaining to strategic voting to evolutionary games. For all of these topics, Dixit, Skeath, wkeath Reiley manage to provide effective explanations on how to analyze each situation and insightful examples of real life applications.
Games of Strategy
The key to its broad success is that the authors assume no prior knowledge of game theory and present the material in the most accessible way possible. Dispatched from the UK in 2 business days When will my order arrive?
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With new and improved features and compelling end-of-chapter exercises, this Fourth Edition of Games of Strategy continues to engage students around the world. Introduction and General Principles 1. So far, the book has got my interest. Wish it had more of the mathematical applications. Bo-xiao rated it really liked it Aug 26, It’s honestly an awesome book: Wainwright Yu rated it it was amazing Oct 03, It is gammes to be accessible to mathematically naive readers, which is a plus for some I guess, but I missed a deeper mathematical grounding.
Strategy and Voting Peter Jacobsson rated it really liked it Jul 21,