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Predictioneer's game : using the logic of brazen self-interest to see and shape the future / Bruce Bueno de Mesquita.

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Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library 303.49 BUE (Text) 39206020401053 NonFiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 081297977X
  • ISBN: 9780812979770
  • Physical Description: xxii, 262 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
  • Edition: 1st Random House trade paperback ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Random House, 2010.

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Includes bibliographical references (pages [249]-254) and index.
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What will it take to put you in this car today? -- Game theory 101 -- Game theory 102 -- Bombs away -- Napkins for peace : defining the question -- Engineering the future -- Fast-forward the present -- How to predict the unpredictable -- Fun with the past -- Dare to be embarrassed! -- The big sweep : the history of Worms or Bali-high, Bali-low.
Summary, etc.:
Reveals the origins of game theory and the advances made by John Nash, to detail the system of calculation that allows individuals to think strategically about what their opponents want, how much they want it, and how they might react to every move.
Subject: Game theory.
Economic man.
Self-interest.

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