On the rationality postulates underlying the theory of cooperative games

@article{Harsanyi1961OnTR,
  title={On the rationality postulates underlying the theory of cooperative games},
  author={J. Harsanyi},
  journal={Journal of Conflict Resolution},
  year={1961},
  volume={5},
  pages={179 - 196}
}
  • J. Harsanyi
  • Published 1961
  • Journal of Conflict Resolution
The theory of games aims at developing criteria for rational behavior in situations that involve a total or partial conflict of interests1 between two or more individuals. Its primary concern is with the case where a rational individual is faced with an opponent who himself also behaves rationally (or with several such opponents), although its interest also extends to the case where a rational individual has to deal with an opponent (or opponents) liable to more or less irrational behavior. If… Expand
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