The Resource Predictioneer's game : using the logic of brazen self-interest to see and shape the future, Bruce Bueno de Mesquita

Predictioneer's game : using the logic of brazen self-interest to see and shape the future, Bruce Bueno de Mesquita

Label
Predictioneer's game : using the logic of brazen self-interest to see and shape the future
Title
Predictioneer's game
Title remainder
using the logic of brazen self-interest to see and shape the future
Statement of responsibility
Bruce Bueno de Mesquita
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Reveals the origins of game theory and the advances made by John Nash, to detail the controversial and cold-eyed system of calculation that allows individuals to think strategically about what their opponents want, how much they want it, and how they might react to every move
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bueno de Mesquita, Bruce
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HB144
LC item number
.B84 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Game theory
  • Economic man
  • Self-interest
  • Economic man
  • Game theory
  • Self-interest
Label
Predictioneer's game : using the logic of brazen self-interest to see and shape the future, Bruce Bueno de Mesquita
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [235]-240) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What will it take to put you in this car today? -- Game theory 101 -- Game theory 102 -- Bombs away -- Napkins for peace : defining the question -- Engineering the future -- Fast-forward the present -- How to predict the unpredictable -- Fun with the past -- Dare to be embarrassed! -- The big sweep : the history of worms or bali-high, bali-low
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxii, 248 pages
Isbn
9781400067879
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2009005686
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)290470064
  • (OCoLC)ocn290470064
Label
Predictioneer's game : using the logic of brazen self-interest to see and shape the future, Bruce Bueno de Mesquita
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [235]-240) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What will it take to put you in this car today? -- Game theory 101 -- Game theory 102 -- Bombs away -- Napkins for peace : defining the question -- Engineering the future -- Fast-forward the present -- How to predict the unpredictable -- Fun with the past -- Dare to be embarrassed! -- The big sweep : the history of worms or bali-high, bali-low
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxii, 248 pages
Isbn
9781400067879
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2009005686
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)290470064
  • (OCoLC)ocn290470064

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