Games of Strategy: Theory and Applications
by Melvin Dresher
Publisher: RAND Corporation 1961
Number of pages: 196
This book introduces readers to the basic concepts of game theory and its applications for military, economic, and political problems, as well as its usefulness in decisionmaking in business, operations research, and behavioral science.
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