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Game Theory

  • An Introduction to Complex Systemsby Paul Fieguth

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 45.45

    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 the detailed mathematical descriptions of these topics can be challenging, the consequences of a system being... more...

  • Ökonometrieby Ludwig von Auer; Sönke Hoffmann

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2016; US$ 23.98

    Dieses R-Arbeitsbuch bietet seinen Lesern ökonometrische Übungsaufgaben, die eigenständig am Computer bearbeitet werden können. Die notwendigen Kenntnisse des kostenlosen Ökonometrie-Programms R werden in eigenständigen ?R-Boxen? quasi nebenbei Schritt für Schritt vermittelt. Den Auftakt bildet dabei eine einfache Installationsanleitung. Auch alle... more...

  • Dynamics of Disasters?Key Concepts, Models, Algorithms, and Insightsby Ilias S. Kotsireas; Anna Nagurney; Panos M. Pardalos

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 137.44

    This volume results from the ?Second International Conference on Dynamics of Disasters? held in Kalamata, Greece, June 29-July 2, 2015. The conference covered particular topics involved in natural and man-made disasters such as war, chemical spills, and wildfires. Papers in this volume examine the finer points of disasters through: Critical infrastructure... more...

  • Mathematik für Wirtschaftswissenschaftlerby Bertil Haack; Ulrike Tippe; Michael Stobernack; Tilo Wendler

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2016; US$ 41.75

    Das im heutigen Berufsalltag so wichtige und allgegenwärtige  ?treffsichere Umgehen? mit mathematischen Methoden und Modellen setzt voraus, dass Studierende die relevanten Werkzeuge kennen und verstehen, sie auswählen und anwenden sowie erzielte Ergebnis (auf Plausibilität) prüfen, bewerten und je nach Bedarf auf andere Fragestellungen transferieren... more...

  • Stakeholder-Dialoge für unternehmerische Nachhaltigkeitby Sebastian Rhein

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 35.54

    Sebastian Rhein untersucht den bilateralen Dialog zwischen Unternehmen und internationalen zivilgesellschaftlichen Organisationen (ZGOs). Ausgehend davon, dass Stakeholder-Dialoge ein wichtiges Instrument für die Strategieentwicklung und Nachhaltigkeit von Unternehmen sind, untersucht er empirisch die institutionellen Bedingungen dieser Dialoge aus... more...

  • Decision and Game Theory for Securityby Quanyan Zhu; Tansu Alpcan; Emmanouil Panaousis; Milind Tambe; William Casey

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 60.26

    This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Decision and Game Theory for Security, GameSec 2016, held in New York, NY, USA, in November 2016. The 18 revised full papers presented together with 8 short papers and 5 poster papers were carefully reviewed and selected from 40 submissions. The papers are organized... more...

  • Individuality and Entanglementby Herbert Gintis

    Princeton University Press 2016; US$ 35.00 US$ 30.10

    In this book, acclaimed economist Herbert Gintis ranges widely across many fields?including economics, psychology, anthropology, sociology, moral philosophy, and biology?to provide a rigorous transdisciplinary explanation of some fundamental characteristics of human societies and social behavior. Because such behavior can be understood only through... more...

  • Recent Advances in Game Theory and Applicationsby Leon A. Petrosyan; Vladimir V. Mazalov

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 89.86

    This contributed volume contains fourteen papers based on selected presentations from the European Conference on Game Theory SING11-GTM 2015, held at Saint Petersburg State University in July 2015, and the Networking Games and Management workshop, held at the Karelian Research Centre of the Russian Academy of Sciences in Petrozvavodsk, Russia, also... more...

  • Subgame Consistent Cooperationby David W.K. Yeung; Leon A. Petrosyan

    Springer Singapore 2016; US$ 95.15

    Strategic behavior in the human and social world has been increasingly recognized in theory and practice. It is well known that non-cooperative behavior could lead to suboptimal or even highly undesirable outcomes. Cooperation suggests the possibility of obtaining socially optimal solutions and the calls for cooperation are prevalent in real-life... more...

  • The Third Option for the South China Seaby David Green

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 45.45

    This Palgrave Pivot uses a simple model from game theory to explain the behavior of countries disputing ownership of resources and of small islands in the South China Sea. It argues that the rapid transformation of the region's economy - the rise of Factory Asia ? is not being acknowledged, leading countries to take chances beyond what a rational picture... more...