MU24016 Game Theory

Mathematical Institute in Opava
Summer 2019
Extent and Intensity
2/1/0. 6 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
Guaranteed by
doc. RNDr. Karel Hasík, Ph.D.
Mathematical Institute in Opava
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
The fundamental concepts of game theory are exposed and illustrated in simple examples. The stability and evolution of strategies is emphasized.
  • Foundations of non-cooperative game theory: Strategies, payoff matrices, Nash equilibrium, pure and mixed strategies, symmetric games, the classification of simple games. Repeated games. Evolutionarily stable strategies, the dynamics of strategy evolution. Modeling in game theory.
    recommended literature
  • Ross, Don. "Game Theory". The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy (Spring 2008 Edition). Edward N. Zalta (ed.). info
  • A. Mehlmann. The Game?s Afoot! Game Theory in Myth and Paradox. AMS, 2000. info
  • J. W. Weibull. Evolutionary Game Theory. MIT Press, 1995. info
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Further Comments
The course can also be completed outside the examination period.
The course is also listed under the following terms Summer 2010, Summer 2011, Summer 2012, Summer 2013, Summer 2014, Summer 2015, Summer 2016, Summer 2017, Summer 2018.
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