Review of Game Theory, Alive

  title={Review of Game Theory, Alive},
  author={Amir Babak Aazami},
  journal={SIGACT News},
  • A. Aazami
  • Published 15 December 2018
  • Education
  • SIGACT News
Game Theory, Alive is a wonderful book and is to be highly recommended, either for teaching or self-study. By way of comparison, it covers fewer topics and is less advanced than the well known book Game Theory, by M. Maschler, E. Solan, and S. Zamir. For this reason, it seems ideal for a first course on Game Theory at the undergraduate level. Since Game Theory, Alive assumes some basic knowledge of probability theory (in addition to discrete math), students should have some probability theory…