Course Detail

Game Theory (42116)

Course Description by Faculty

  • Kamenica, Emir
  • Content
    In terminology of economics a game is any situation where the best course of actions depends on what others will do. Under this definition, most business environments are games. Game theory is a framework for analyzing games. The course will focus on two questions: (i) how to design games (i.e., how to structure the business environment), and (ii) how to play games (i.e., how to predict what others will do and respond appropriately).
  • Prerequisites
    Non-Booth students require instructor consent: strict No auditors.
  • Grades
    • No auditors

  • Syllabus
  • Autumn 2022Section: 42116-01W 8:30AM-11:30AMHarper CenterC09In-Person Only
  • Autumn 2022Section: 42116-81T 6:00PM-9:00PMGleacher Center408In-Person Only
Description and/or course criteria last updated: September 2 2022