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Game Theory and Applications

Course Number:

47817


Faculty

Isa Hafalir, isaemin@cmu.edu


Program

PHD


Concentrations

Economics


Course Description

This course is a Ph.D. level introductory course in game theory and concerns economic situations in which rational decision-makers interact. The course is intended to teach students the tools necessary to use game theoretic models in a wide variety of applications. At the end of the course, students should be able to (i) understand solution concepts in games in strategic or extensive form, and (ii) develop analytical and problem solving skills regarding the analysis of games.

Format

Lecture: 100min/wk and Recitation: 50min/wk


Pre-requisites

None