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A general theory of equilibrium selection in games

Author: John C Harsanyi; Reinhard Selten
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, ©1988.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The authors, two of the most prominent game theorists of this generation, have devoted a number of years to the development of the theory presented here, and to its economic applications.

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John C Harsanyi; Reinhard Selten
ISBN: 0262081733 9780262081733
OCLC Number: 17263922
Description: xiii, 378 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: The need for a new solution concept --
Games in standard form --
Consequences of desirable properties --
The tracing procedure --
The solution concept --
A bargaining problem with transaction costs on one side --
Trade involving one seller and more than one potential buyer --
Two-person bargaining games with incomplete information on one side --
Two-person bargaining games with incomplete information on both sides --
Postscript.
Responsibility: John C. Harsanyi and Reinhard Selten.
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" The book provides for the first time a heroic and thorough attempt to suggest a very general selection theory. No other task may be more significant within game theory. A successful theory of this Read more...

 
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