Game theory.

@article{Dufwenberg2011GameT,
  title={Game theory.},
  author={Martin A. Dufwenberg},
  journal={Wiley interdisciplinary reviews. Cognitive science},
  year={2011},
  volume={2 2},
  pages={
          167-173
        }
}
  • M. Dufwenberg
  • Published 1 March 2011
  • Psychology
  • Wiley interdisciplinary reviews. Cognitive science
Game theory is a toolkit for examining situations where decision makers influence each other. I discuss the nature of game-theoretic analysis, the history of game theory, why game theory is useful for understanding human psychology, and why game theory has played a key role in the recent explosion of interest in the field of behavioral economics. WIREs Cogni Sci 2011 2 167-173 DOI: 10.1002/wcs.119 For further resources related to this article, please visit the WIREs website. 
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