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Fun and Games: A Text on Game Theory

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Binmore' s groundbreaking text on game theory explores the manner in which rational people should interact when they have conflicting interests. While Binmore uses a light touch to outline key developments in theory, the text remains a serious exposition of a serious topic. In addition, his unique story-telling approach allows students to immediately apply game-theoretic s ...more
Hardcover, 602 pages
Published November 30th 1991 by D.C. Heath (first published 1991)
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Don
Feb 26, 2008 rated it it was amazing
Fine text, offers fun and games just as promised. Binmore is a lovely man and a great writer and a fine theorist. I don't care for his maths texts though -- they are basically just a write up of his LSE lectures.
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Professor of Economics at UCL, after holding corresponding positions at LSE and the University of Pennsylvania and Michigan. Onetime Professor of Mathematics at LSE.

Author of 77 published papers and 11 books. Research in evolutionary game theory, bargaining theory, experimental economics, political philosophy, mathematics and statistics.

Grants from National Science Foundation (3), ESRC (1), STICER
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