Games of No Chance 4
by Richard J. Nowakowski (ed.)
Publisher: Cambridge University Press 2015
Number of pages: 339
The volume contains the first comprehensive explorations of misère games. It includes a tutorial for the very successful approach to analyzing misère impartial games and the first attempt at using it for misère partisan games. It also includes an updated version of Unsolved Problems in Combinatorial Game Theory and the Combinatorial Games Bibliography.
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by Richard J. Nowakowski - Cambridge University Press
This book is a state-of-the-art look at combinatorial games, that is, games not involving chance or hidden information. The book contains articles by some of the foremost researchers and pioneers of combinatorial game theory.
by John D. Williams - RAND Corporation
When this book was originally published in 1954, game theory was an esoteric and mysterious subject. Its popularity today can be traced at least in part to this book, which popularized the subject for amateurs and professionals throughout the world.
by Wolfram Elsner, et al. - MDPI AG
This volume pursues the question of the emergence of institutions and hierarchy, analyzes algorithms of strategy change in evolutionary game models, and takes a historical point of view on the development of game theory during the cold war.
by Jim Ratliff
Lecture notes from a game-theory course the author taught to students in their second year of the economics PhD program. The material is also helpful to first-year PhD students learning game theory as part of their microeconomic-theory sequence.