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It is one of those subjects that, once you’ve learned it, you can’t look at the world the same way again.

It is designed to be accessible to mathematically naive readers, which is a plus for some I guess, but I missed a deeper mathematical grounding. Then again, you always have the option to skim over sections, which is what I did for the latter chapters of the book.

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A thorough, accessible, review of game theory. Example Combining Threat and Promise: So far in my academic life, Games of Strategy has been the only textbook that I have read cover to cover and actually enjoyed. Second-Price, Sealed Bid Auctions: The revelation that Game Theory and strategy does not guarantee a win every time you participate but definitely guarantees a better player in you that participated in the game – has been the highlight.


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Students can also delve into issues concerning Student Life, such as grade inflation and why roommates wait for the other to buy the common items soap, ketchup, etc. Available Our Retail Price: The solutions to half of the exercises are available for students on the free accompanying website. I like the everyday examples the authors gave to make formal xtrategy theory much easier to understand.

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