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Guessing Right—Simultaneous Move Games

Lecture no. 5 from the course: Games People Play: Game Theory in Life, Business, and Beyond

Guessing Right—Simultaneous Move Games

Taught by Professor Scott P. Stevens | 30 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Economics & Finance Courses

You learn a general way of representing simultaneous-move games—where players make decisions without knowing those of others—and acquire valuable tools to solve them. Military and business examples are used to introduce the minimax approach, the iterated elimination of dominated strategies, and the best response method.


April 9, 2016