198 books (10 pages) in this category

A Game-Theoretic Perspective on Coalition Formation

by Debraj Ray

<p>The formation of coalitions to achieve both collaborative and competitive goals is a phenomenon we see all around us. The list is long and varied: production cartels, political lobbies, customs unions, environmental coalitions, and ethnic ...

ISBN: 9780191607240

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eBookA Primer in Social Choice Theory

Revised Edition

by Wulf Gaertner

<p>Processes of collective decision making are seen throughout modern society. How does a government decide on an investment strategy within the health care and educational sectors? Should a government or a community introduce measures to combat

ISBN: 9780191609893

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eBookActing Strategically Using Drama Theory

by Bryant, James William

<P>In today's confrontational and connected world, communication is the key strategic act. This book uses drama theory-a radical extension of game theory-to show how best to communicate so as to manage the emotionally charged confrontations ...

ISBN: 9781482245325

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eBookAdvanced Fixed Point Theory for Economics

by Andrew McLennan

<p>This book develops the central aspect of fixed point theory – the topological fixed point index – to maximal generality, emphasizing correspondences and other aspects of the theory that are of special interest to economics. Numerous ...

ISBN: 9789811307102

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eBookAdvanced Intraoperative Technologies in Neurosurgery

by V.A. Fasano

<p>Since the introduction of electrosurgery the techniques of surgery on the nervous system have passed through further improvements (bipolar coagulation, microscope), even if the procedure was not substantially modified. Today, laser represents

ISBN: 9783709188101

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eBookAdvanced Topics in Fuzzy Graph Theory

by John N. Mordeson & Sunil Mathew

<p>This book builds on two recently published books by the same authors on fuzzy graph theory. Continuing in their tradition, it provides readers with an extensive set of tools for applying fuzzy mathematics and graph theory to social problems ...

ISBN: 9783030042158

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eBookAdvances in Dynamic and Evolutionary Games

Theory, Applications, and Numerical Methods

by Frank Thuijsman & Florian Wagener

<p>This contributed volume considers recent advances in dynamic games and their applications, based on presentations given at the 16th Symposium of the International Society of Dynamic Games, held July 9-12, 2014, in Amsterdam. Written by ...

ISBN: 9783319280141

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eBookAdvances in Game Theory. (AM-52)

by Dresher, Melvin

<p>The book description for the forthcoming "Advances in Game Theory. (AM-52)" is not yet available.</p> ...

ISBN: 9781400882014

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eBookAdvances in Mathematical Economics

Volume 21

by Shigeo Kusuoka & Toru Maruyama

<p>The series is designed to bring together those mathematicians who are seriously interested in getting new challenging stimuli from economic theories with those economists who are seeking effective mathematical tools for their research. A lot ...

ISBN: 9789811041457

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eBookAdvances in Mathematical Economics Volume 17

by Shigeo Kusuoka & Toru Maruyama

<p>A lot of economic problems can be formulated as constrained optimizations and equilibration of their solutions. Various mathematical theories have been supplying economists with indispensable machineries for these problems arising in economic

ISBN: 9784431543244

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eBookAdvances in Mathematical Economics Volume 18

by Shigeo Kusuoka & Toru Maruyama

<p>A lot of economic problems can be formulated as constrained optimizations and equilibration of their solutions. Various mathematical theories have been supplying economists with indispensable machineries for these problems arising in economic

ISBN: 9784431548348

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eBookAdvances in Mathematical Economics Volume 20

by Shigeo Kusuoka & Toru Maruyama

<p>The series is designed to bring together those mathematicians who are seriously interested in getting new challenging stimuli from economic theories with those economists who are seeking effective mathematical tools for their research. A lot ...

ISBN: 9789811004766

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eBookby Banks, David L.

<P><EM>Flexible Models to Analyze Opponent Behavior </EM></P> <P></P> <P>A relatively new area of research, adversarial risk analysis (ARA) informs decision making when there are intelligent opponents and uncertain outcomes. <STRONG>Adversarial ...

ISBN: 9781498712408

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eBookA Toolkit

by Domenico Delli Gatti, Giorgio Fagiolo, Mauro Gallegati & others

<p>In contrast to mainstream economics, complexity theory conceives the economy as a complex system of heterogeneous interacting agents characterised by limited information and bounded rationality. Agent Based Models (ABMs) are the analytical ...

ISBN: 9781108243988

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eBookby Jens Leth Hougaard

<p><strong>A comprehensive overview of networks and economic design, presenting models and results drawn from economics, operations research, and computer science; with examples and exercises.</strong></p> <p>This book explores networks and ...

ISBN: 9780262348683

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eBookAlternate Reality Games and the Cusp of Digital Gameplay

by Antero Garcia & Greg Niemeyer

<p>Alternate Reality Games (ARGs) challenge what players understand as "real.†? <em>Alternate Reality Games and the Cusp of Digital Gameplay</em> is the first collection to explore and define the possibilities of ARGs. Though prominent ...

ISBN: 9781501316258

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eBookAn Introduction to Complex Systems

Society, Ecology, and Nonlinear Dynamics

by Paul Fieguth

<p>This undergraduate text explores a variety of large-scale phenomena - global warming, ice ages, water, poverty - and uses these case studies as a motivation to explore nonlinear dynamics, power-law statistics, and complex systems. Although ...

ISBN: 9783319446066

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eBookAn Introduction to Game Theory

by Martin J. Osborne

Game-theoretic reasoning pervades economic theory and is used widely in other social and behavioral sciences. An Introduction to Game Theory , by Martin J. Osborne, presents the main principles of game theory and shows how they can be used to ...

ISBN: 9780195128956

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An Introduction to Inverse Limits with Set-valued Functions

by W.T. Ingram

<p>Inverse limits with set-valued functions are quickly becoming a popular topic of research due to their potential applications in dynamical systems and economics. This brief provides a concise introduction dedicated specifically to such ...

ISBN: 9781461444879

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eBookAn Introduction to Optimal Control Problems in Life Sciences and Economics

From Mathematical Models to Numerical Simulation with MATLAB®

by Sebastian Anita, Viorel Arnautu & Vincenzo Capasso

<p>Combining control theory and modeling, this textbook introduces and builds on methods for simulating and tackling concrete problems in a variety of applied sciences. Emphasizing "learning by doing," the authors focus on examples and

ISBN: 9780817680985

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