161 books (9 pages) in this category

A Game-Theoretic Perspective on Coalition Formation

by Debraj Ray

The formation of coalitions to achieve both collaborative and competitive goals is a phenomenon we see all around us. The list is long and varied: production cartels, political lobbies, customs unions, environmental coalitions, and ethnic ...

ISBN: 9780191607240

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eBookA Primer in Social Choice Theory

Revised Edition

by Wulf Gaertner

Processes of collective decision making are seen throughout modern society. How does a government decide on an investment strategy within the health care and educational sectors? Should a government or a community introduce measures to combat ...

ISBN: 9780191609893

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eBookActing Strategically Using Drama Theory

by Bryant, James William

<P>In today's confrontational and connected world, communication is the key strategic act. This book uses drama theory-a radical extension of game theory-to show how best to communicate so as to manage the emotionally charged confrontations ...

ISBN: 9781482245325

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eBookAdvanced Intraoperative Technologies in Neurosurgery

by V.A. Fasano

Since the introduction of electrosurgery the techniques of surgery on the nervous system have passed through further improvements (bipolar coagulation, microscope), even if the procedure was not substantially modified. Today, laser represents a ...

ISBN: 9783709188101

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eBookAdvances in Dynamic and Evolutionary Games

Theory, Applications, and Numerical Methods

by Frank Thuijsman & Florian Wagener

<div>This contributed volume considers recent advances in dynamic games and their applications, based on presentations given at the 16th Symposium of the International Society of Dynamic Games, held July 9-12, 2014, in Amsterdam. Written by ...

ISBN: 9783319280141

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eBookTheory, Applications, and Numerical Methods

by Vlastimil Krivan & Georges Zaccour

<p>This contributed volume focuses on aspects of dynamic game theory including differential games, evolutionary games, and stochastic games. It covers theoretical developments, algorithmic methods, and applications to fields as varied as ...

ISBN: 9783319026909

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eBookAdvances in Game Theory. (AM-52)

by Dresher, Melvin

<p>The book description for the forthcoming "Advances in Game Theory. (AM-52)" is not yet available.</p> ...

ISBN: 9781400882014

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eBookAdvances in Mathematical Economics

Volume 21

by Shigeo Kusuoka & Toru Maruyama

The series is designed to bring together those mathematicians who are seriously interested in getting new challenging stimuli from economic theories with those economists who are seeking effective mathematical tools for their research. A lot of ...

ISBN: 9789811041457

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eBookAdvances in Mathematical Economics Volume 17

by Shigeo Kusuoka & Toru Maruyama

A lot of economic problems can be formulated as constrained optimizations and equilibration of their solutions. Various mathematical theories have been supplying economists with indispensable machineries for these problems arising in economic ...

ISBN: 9784431543244

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eBookAdvances in Mathematical Economics Volume 18

by Shigeo Kusuoka & Toru Maruyama

A lot of economic problems can be formulated as constrained optimizations and equilibration of their solutions. Various mathematical theories have been supplying economists with indispensable machineries for these problems arising in economic ...

ISBN: 9784431548348

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eBookAdvances in Mathematical Economics Volume 20

by Shigeo Kusuoka & Toru Maruyama

The series is designed to bring together those mathematicians who are seriously interested in getting new challenging stimuli from economic theories with those economists who are seeking effective mathematical tools for their research. A lot of ...

ISBN: 9789811004766

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eBookby Banks, David L.

<P><EM>Flexible Models to Analyze Opponent Behavior </EM></P> <P></P> <P>A relatively new area of research, adversarial risk analysis (ARA) informs decision making when there are intelligent opponents and uncertain outcomes. <STRONG>Adversarial ...

ISBN: 9781498712408

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eBookAgent-Based Modeling of Sustainable Behaviors

by Amparo Alonso-Betanzos, Oscar Fontenla-Romero, Tony Craig & others

Using the O.D.D. (Overview, Design concepts, Detail) protocol, this title explores the role of agent-based modeling in predicting the feasibility of various approaches to sustainability. The chapters incorporated in this volume consist of real ...

ISBN: 9783319463315

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eBookAlternate Reality Games and the Cusp of Digital Gameplay

by Dr. Antero Garcia & Dr. Greg Niemeyer

Alternate Reality Games (ARGs) challenge what players understand as "real.” <i>Alternate Reality Games and the Cusp of Digital Gameplay</i> is the first collection to explore and define the possibilities of ARGs. Though prominent examples have ...

ISBN: 9781501316258

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eBookby Henry Ernest Dudeney

This book contains 430 activities including mathematical puzzles, brain teasers, illustrations, and many other math-based puzzles.<br><img src="http://s3.amazonaws.com/isbn-skoeyzeser/9781681059488.gif"> ...

ISBN: 9781681059488

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eBookAn Introduction to Complex Systems

Society, Ecology, and Nonlinear Dynamics

by Paul Fieguth

<p>This undergraduate text explores a variety of large-scale phenomena - global warming, ice ages, water, poverty - and uses these case studies as a motivation to explore nonlinear dynamics, power-law statistics, and complex systems. Although ...

ISBN: 9783319446066

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eBookAn Introduction to Inverse Limits with Set-valued Functions

by W.T. Ingram

<p>Inverse limits with set-valued functions are quickly becoming a popular topic of research due to their potential applications in dynamical systems and economics. This brief provides a concise introduction dedicated specifically to such ...

ISBN: 9781461444879

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eBookAn Introduction to Optimal Control Problems in Life Sciences and Economics

From Mathematical Models to Numerical Simulation with MATLAB®

by Sebastian Anita, Viorel Arnautu & Vincenzo Capasso

<p>Combining control theory and modeling, this textbook introduces and builds on methods for simulating and tackling concrete problems in a variety of applied sciences. Emphasizing "learning by doing," the authors focus on examples and ...

ISBN: 9780817680985

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eBookThirtieth Anniversary Edition

by Richard Dawkins

The million copy international bestseller, critically acclaimed and translated into over 25 languages. Still as relevant and influential today as ever, The Selfish Gene has become a classic exposition of evolutionary thought. Professor Dawkins ...

ISBN: 9780199291151

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Analytical Decision-Making Methods for Evaluating Sustainable Transport in European Corridors

by Isabella M. Lami

<p>Eurocorridors are characterized by intensive transport flows and dynamic patterns of establishment and household locations. They are also considered the backbones of powerful spatial and economic forces in the areas that connect urban ...

ISBN: 9783319047867

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