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Spring 2016
Feb 22, 2024
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ECON 61000 - Advanced Game Theory
Credit Hours: 1.00 to 3.00. An advanced course in game theory and its applications. Among the topics covered are: extensive form games, normal form games, Nash equilibrium, mixed strategies equilibrium, subgame perfect equilibrium, learning and equilibrium, games with incomplete information, repeated games, cooperative games, noncooperative bargaining, and auctions. Prerequisite: ECON 60600. Typically offered Fall Spring.
1.000 TO 3.000 Credit hours

Syllabus Available
Levels: Graduate, Professional, Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Distance Learning, Lecture

Offered By: School of Management
Department: School of Mgmt Adm & Instr

May be offered at any of the following campuses:     
      West Lafayette Continuing Ed
      West Lafayette

Learning Outcomes: 1. Demonstrate an advanced understanding of game theory and strategic thinking, including concepts such as dominance, backward induction, equilibrium, commitment, extensive form games, and asymmetric information. 2. Understand the perspective provided by game theory for a variety of games played in economic and political settings. 3. Identify insights game theory provides in translating an informal description of a multi-person decision situation into a formal game-theoretic problem.

Must be enrolled in one of the following Programs:     
      Org Behav HR Mgmt-PHD
      Org Behav and HR Mgmt-MS
      Economics-MA Teaching
Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     

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