171syl - Norton & Co. 2009. Schedule There is...

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Professor Garratt Economics 171 Introduction to Game Theory MW 2:00-3:15, SH 1431 www.econ.ucsb.edu/~garratt/Econ171 Game theory is the study of the interaction of rational decision makers. This theory has become a fundamental tool in the study of social interaction in economics, political science, anthropology, sociology, animal behavior, biology, computer science and other disciplines. In this course we introduce basic concepts of game theory and explore a variety of applications. Text Games of Strategy, 3 rd Ed. by Avinash Dixit, Susan Skeath and David Reiley, New York: W.W.
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Unformatted text preview: Norton & Co. 2009. Schedule There is no set schedule. We will cover chapters 1-8 initially. Then as time permits we will address topics in the remaining chapters. I will update you well in advance. Office Hours My office hours are Tuesdays from 1:30 to 3:00 in 3046 North Hall. My email address is garratt@econ.ucsb.edu. Grading The midterm will be worth 40 percent of your grade. The final is worth 50 percent. Class participation is worth 10 percent. The midterm will be held on Wednesday April 27, 2011....
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This note was uploaded on 12/26/2011 for the course ECON 171 taught by Professor Charness,g during the Fall '08 term at UCSB.

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