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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 22 new and published books in the subject of Game Theory — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Adversarial Risk Analysis

    By David L. Banks, Jesus M. Rios Aliaga, David Rios Insua

    Flexible Models to Analyze Opponent Behavior A relatively new area of research, adversarial risk analysis (ARA) informs decision making when there are intelligent opponents and uncertain outcomes. Adversarial Risk Analysis develops methods for allocating defensive or offensive resources against...

    Published June 30th 2015 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  2. Economic Indeterminacy

    A personal encounter with the economists' peculiar nemesis

    By Yanis Varoufakis

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    This volume is a collection of some of the best and most influential work of Yanis Varoufakis. The chapters all address the issue of economic indeterminacy, and the place of a socialized Homo Economicus within the economy. The book addresses Varoufakis’ key interpretation regarding the way in which...

    Published June 9th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Introduction to Theory of Control in Organizations

    By Vladimir N. Burkov, Mikhail Goubko, Nikolay Korgin, Dmitry Novikov

    Series: Systems Evaluation, Prediction, and Decision-Making

    Introduction to Theory of Control in Organizations explains how methodologies from systems analysis and control theory, including game and graph theory, can be applied to improve organizational management. The theory presented extends the traditional approach to management science by introducing...

    Published March 2nd 2015 by CRC Press

  4. The Mathematics of Games

    An Introduction to Probability

    By David G. Taylor

    Series: Textbooks in Mathematics

    The Mathematics of Games: An Introduction to Probability takes an inquiry-based approach to teaching the standard material for an introductory probability course. It also discusses different games and ideas that relate to the law of large numbers, as well as some more mathematical topics not...

    Published December 1st 2014 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  5. Reflexion and Control

    Mathematical Models

    By Dmitry A. Novikov, Alexander G. Chkhartishvili

    Series: Communications in Cybernetics, Systems Science and Engineering

    This book is dedicated to modern approaches to mathematical modeling of reflexive processes in control. The authors consider reflexive games that describe the gametheoretical interaction of agents making decisions based on a hierarchy of beliefs regarding (1) essential parameters (informational...

    Published March 3rd 2014 by CRC Press

  6. Mathematical Card Magic

    Fifty-Two New Effects

    By Colm Mulcahy

    Mathematical card effects offer both beginning and experienced magicians an opportunity to entertain with a minimum of props. Featuring mostly original creations, Mathematical Card Magic: Fifty-Two New Effects presents an entertaining look at new mathematically based card tricks. Each chapter...

    Published September 4th 2013 by A K Peters/CRC Press

  7. Game Design Theory

    A New Philosophy for Understanding Games

    By Keith Burgun

    Despite the proliferation of video games in the twenty-first century, the theory of game design is largely underdeveloped, leaving designers on their own to understand what games really are. Helping you produce better games, Game Design Theory: A New Philosophy for Understanding Games presents...

    Published August 13th 2012 by A K Peters/CRC Press

  8. Distributed Strategic Learning for Wireless Engineers

    By Hamidou Tembine

    Although valued for its ability to allow teams to collaborate and foster coalitional behaviors among the participants, game theory’s application to networking systems is not without challenges. Distributed Strategic Learning for Wireless Engineers illuminates the promise of learning in dynamic...

    Published May 18th 2012 by CRC Press

  9. Games, Puzzles, and Computation

    By Robert A. Hearn, Erik D. Demaine

    The authors show that there are underlying mathematical reasons for why games and puzzles are challenging (and perhaps why they are so much fun). They also show that games and puzzles can serve as powerful models of computation—quite different from the usual models of automata and circuits—offering...

    Published June 30th 2009 by A K Peters/CRC Press

  10. The Presidential Election Game, Second Edition

    By Steven J. Brams

    The Presidential Election Game may change the way you think about presidential elections and, for that matter, American politics in general. It is not filled with statistics about the voting behavior of citizens, nor does it give detailed histories of past campaigns. Rather, it is an analytic...

    Published November 30th 2007 by A K Peters/CRC Press