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Game Theory

  • Advances in Mathematical Economicsby Shigeo Kusuoka; Toru Maruyama

    Springer Singapore 2017; US$ 74.98

    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 economic problems can be formulated as constrained optimizations and equilibration of their solutions. Various... more...

  • Approximation und Nichtlineare Optimierung in Praxisaufgabenby Alfred Göpfert; Thomas Riedrich; Christiane Tammer

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2017; US$ 21.63

    In diesem Buch wird die Vielgestaltigkeit von Optimierung und Approximation zusammen mit ihrem breiten Umfeld anhand von Aufgaben samt ihren Lösungen und nützlichen Anwendungen zum Ausdruck gebracht. Fachlich steht dabei im Vordergrund, Methoden der Angewandten Analysis zu nutzen, um die Struktur und Eigenschaften der Probleme zu erkennen und handhabbare... more...

  • Noncooperative Game Theoryby João P. Hespanha

    Princeton University Press 2017; US$ 65.00 US$ 59.15

    Noncooperative Game Theory is aimed at students interested in using game theory as a design methodology for solving problems in engineering and computer science. João Hespanha shows that such design challenges can be analyzed through game theoretical perspectives that help to pinpoint each problem's essence: Who are the players? What are their goals?... more...

  • It's All a Gameby Tristan Donovan

    St. Martin's Press 2017; US$ 18.89

    "[A] timely book... It’s All a Game provides a wonderfully entertaining trip around the board, through 4,000 years of game history." —The Wall Street Journal Board games have been with us longer than even the written word. But what is it about this pastime that continues to captivate us well into the age of smartphones and instant gratification?... more...

  • Optimization and Dynamics with Their Applicationsby Akio Matsumoto

    Springer Singapore 2017; US$ 134.31

    This book presents a variety of advanced research papers in optimization and dynamics written by internationally recognized researchers in these fields. As an example of applying optimization in sport, it introduces a new method for finding the optimal bat sizes in baseball and softball. The book is divided into three parts: operations research,... more...

  • The Economics of the Global Environmentby Graciela Chichilnisky; Armon Rezai

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 145.50

    This is the first book combining research on the Global Environment, Catastrophic Risks and Economic Theory and Policy. Modern economic theory originated in the middle of the twentieth century when industrial expansion coupled with population growth led to a voracious use of natural resources and global environmental concerns. It is uncontested that,... more...

  • Equilibrium Models in Economicsby Lawrence A. Boland

    Oxford University Press 2017; US$ 34.99

    The concept of equilibrium is fundamental to economic theory, according to which, it exists when supply and demand are balanced. Equilibrium Models in Economics critically examines the major problematic assumptions employed to build equilibrium models. It gives particular attention to the assumptions used to characterize learning, knowledge and expectations. more...

  • Why Stock Markets Crashby Didier Sornette; Didier Sornette

    Princeton University Press 2017; US$ 22.95 US$ 20.88

    The scientific study of complex systems has transformed a wide range of disciplines in recent years, enabling researchers in both the natural and social sciences to model and predict phenomena as diverse as earthquakes, global warming, demographic patterns, financial crises, and the failure of materials. In this book, Didier Sornette boldly applies... more...

  • The Theory of Externalities and Public Goodsby Wolfgang Buchholz; Dirk Rübbelke

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 134.31

    This state-of-the art collection of papers analyses various aspects of the theory of externalities and public goods. The contributions employ new analytical techniques like the aggregative game approach, and discuss the philosophical underpinnings of the theory. Furthermore, they highlight a range of topical empirical applications including climate... more...

  • Operations Research Proceedings 2015by Karl Franz Dörner; Ivana Ljubic; Georg Pflug; Gernot Tragler

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 156.69

    This book gathers a selection of refereed papers presented at the “International Conference on Operations Research OR2015,” which was held at the University of Vienna, Austria, September 1-4, 2015. Over 900 scientists and students from 50 countries attended this conference and presented more than 600 papers in parallel topic streams as well as special... more...