Game Theory: Introduction and Applications by Graham RompGame Theory: Introduction and Applications by Graham Romp

Game Theory: Introduction and Applications

byGraham Romp

Paperback | June 1, 1997

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Covering all the essential topics for undergraduate courses, this is the ideal student introduction to game theory. The book sets out the basics of the subject in a non-technical way. All discussion and explanation is clear, well structured, and entirely accessible to students of botheconomics and business.In addition to describing and explaining the basic theory, Game Theory uses illustrations and examples to show its application to realistic, topical, and interesting problems-ranging from strategic decision-making within companies to international environmental policy-making.The book also features exercises with accompanying solutions to allow the student to check progress throughout the course, and a guide to further reading at the end of each chapter.
Graham Romp is at University of Central England Business School, Birmingham.
Title:Game Theory: Introduction and ApplicationsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:294 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.63 inPublished:June 1, 1997Publisher:Oxford University Press

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0198775024

ISBN - 13:9780198775027


Table of Contents

1. What is Game Theory?2. Static Game Theory3. Dynamic Game Theory4. Oligopoly5. Entry Deterrence6. New Classical Macroeconomics7. New Keynesian Macroeconomics8. International Policy Coordination9. Strategic Trade Policy10. Environmental Economics11. Experimental Economics12. Criticisms of Game Theory

Editorial Reviews

Provides an introduction to basic game theory concepts and illustrates how these have been applied to a diverse range of economic issues./journal of Economic Literature Volume 36, no.3, September 1998.