GAME THEORY

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Harvard University Press, Mar 1, 2013 - Business & Economics - 585 pages
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Eminently suited to classroom use as well as individual study, Roger Myerson's introductory text provides a clear and thorough examination of the models, solution concepts, results, and methodological principles of noncooperative and cooperative game theory. Myerson introduces, clarifies, and synthesizes the extraordinary advances made in the subject over the past fifteen years, presents an overview of decision theory, and comprehensively reviews the development of the fundamental models: games in extensive form and strategic form, and Bayesian games with incomplete information.
 

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This is a very good graduate level textbook in game theory. It is pretty hard going in terms of notation, so recommended for self study only to the most dedicated readers. However, if you do persevere ... Read full review

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Contents

1 DecisionTheoretic Foundations
1
2 Basic Models
37
3 Equilibria of StrategicForm Games
88
4 Sequential Equilibria of ExtensiveForm Games
154
5 Refinements of Equilibrium in Strategic Form
213
6 Games with Communication
244
7 Repeated Games
308
8 Bargaining and Cooperation in TwoPerson Games
370
9 Coalitions in Cooperative Games
417
10 Cooperation under Uncertainty
483
Bibliography
539
Index
553
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Roger B. Myerson is the W. C. Norby Professor of Economics at the University of Chicago. He previously taught at the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University (1976-2001). His teaching interests include decision analysis, probability modeling, game theory, mathematical optimization theory, social choice and formal political theory, and economics of information. Dr. Myerson has received a number of professional awards, including Guggenheim Fellow (1983-1984), Sloan Foundation Fellow (1984-1986), Fellow of the Econometric Society (elected 1983), Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences (elected 1993), and an honorary doctorate from the University of Basel (2002). His research interests include game theory, economics of information, and analysis of voting systems.

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