Advertisement

Cooperative Game Theory

  • Robert P. GillesEmail author
Chapter
Part of the Theory and Decision Library C book series (TDLC, volume 44)

Abstract

I prefer to think of Game theory as a set of tools to describe and analyze social interactive decision situations. This viewpoint leads to several important implications. First, game theory is neither a single theory nor a unified body of knowledge nor a single research program in the sense of Lakatos (1978). Rather it is a collection of a variety of subfields and approaches, each representing a possibly fundamentally different approach to the description of a certain social interactive decision situation.

Keywords

Normal Form Game Theory Cooperative Game Extensive Form Decision Situation 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

Preview

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2010

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Management School, Queen’s UniversityBelfastUK

Personalised recommendations