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Game-changer : game theory and the art of transforming strategic situations / David McAdams.

McAdams, David. (Author).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Hagerstown Jefferson Twp PL - Hagerstown 658.4 MCAD (Text) 39213000683676 Adult Nonfiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780393239676 (hbk.) :
  • ISBN: 0393239675 (hbk.)
  • Physical Description: 303 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, N.Y. : W.W. Norton & Company, [2014]

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Part 1: The game-changer's toolkit. Commit ; Game-theory focus 1: The timing of moves ; Invite regulation ; Game-theory focus 2: Strategic evolution ; Merge or "collude" ; Game-theory focus 3: Equilibrium concepts ; Enable retaliation ; Build trust ; Leverage relationships ; How to escape the Prisoners' Dilemma -- Part 2: The game-changer files. Price comparison sites ; Cod collapse ; Real estate agency ; Addicts in the emergency department ; eBay reputation ; Antibiotic resistance ; Epilogue: The triumph of game-awareness.
Summary, etc.:
A business professor at Duke University shows professionals how to become empowered "game-changers" that use circumstances to their best advantage through applying six different techniques to solve a variety of strategic challenges.
Subject: Game theory.
Strategic planning.

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