851-0585-48L  Controversies in Game Theory IV: Social Norms and Cooperation

Semester Autumn Semester 2017
Lecturers D. Helbing, H. Nax, H. Rauhut
Periodicity non-recurring course
Language of instruction English


Abstract The mini-course `Controversies in Game Theory' consists of 5 course units that provide an in-depth introduction to issues in game theory motivated by real-world issues related to social norms and cooperation, with a focus on implications for mechanism design. The course integrates theory from sociology, economics, physics, control theory, disaster response and biology.
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